MAVIS E. EGENESS
June 16, 1923 - June 11, 2016
Memorial service for Mavis Elizabeth Dahl Egeness, 92, of Frost, were June 17, 2016 at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center in Blue Earth. Inurment was at United Lutheran Cemetery, Frost. Mavis died June 17 at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.
Mavis was born June 116, 1923 to Bernard and Susan (Armstrong) Dahl in Bricelyn. She grew up in Bricelyn and graduated from Bricelyn high school. On March 18, 1944, she married Lester H. Egeness and together raised two children on the family farm south of Frost.
A dedicated wife and mother, she enjoyed the farm life and raising her children. In the late 1960s Mavis began working at St. Luke's as a member of the catering staff. In later years, she enjoyed counted cross stitch as her main hobby; her work has been viewed and enjoyed by many. She will be remembered for her large and beautiful garden of hybrid-gladiolus.
She is survived by her husband of 72 years, Lester; children Carol Arndt of Elizabethtown, PA and Paul Egeness of Frost and many nieces and nephews. Mavis was preceeded in death by her parents; brother, Gerald Dahl of Bricelyn; sisters Francis Helland of Frost and Joyce Pendergast of Montana.
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