MILDRED C. SKOGERBOE
February 17, 1919 - October 28, 2012
Funeral service for Mildred C. Skogerboe, 93, was November 1, 2012, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth with burial at the Bethany Luthern Cemetery, rural Frost. Millie died October 28, 2012, at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.
Mildred Corene (Johnson) Skogerboe was born February 17, 1919, at rural Frost, the daughter of Ed L. and Minnie (Mortvedt) Johnson. She married Verner M. Skogerboe August 23, 1941, at Bethany Lutheran Church, rural Frost, where she had been a lifetime member. Verner and Millie made their home in rural Frost until his death on February 18, 1985. She moved to their home in Frost and lived there until May, 2008, wjem she entered St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth, where she lived until her death.
Mildred attended country school near her home place for eight years and graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1937. She attended Teacher Training and taught in Bricelyn and Elmore country schools. She enjoyed embroidery, gardening, craftwork, teaching Sunday School, Ladies Aid and Circle group and family activities.
She is survied by her daughter, Ssharon (Arlen) Moeller of Fairmont; sons: Robert (Margaret) Skogerboe of Omaha and Larry Skogerboe of Frost, sister, June (Otto) Kitzman of Stewartville, MN, sisters-in-law, Murtis Johnson of Blue Earth and Ruby Johnson of Frost, seven grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Verner, three brothers, Cyrus, Elwood and Harris Johnson, and two nephews, Dallas and Donovan Johnson.
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