Maxine Colstrup, 73, Albert LeaPublished 9:18am Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Memorial services for Maxine J. Colstrup of Albert Lea will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Bonnerup Funeral Service Chapel in Albert Lea. The Rev. Todd Walsh will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the chapel.
Maxine, 73, died at her home on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014.
Maxine was born to Harley and Lucille (Hanna) VanHorn in Iowa City, Iowa, Feb. 19, 1940. Maxine attended school in Iowa. On Sept. 5, 1959, she was united in marriage to Kenneth Colstrup. She worked for Wells Fargo for 27 years in Albert Lea and for five years at the Wells Fargo Bank in Grand Rapids, retiring after 32 years in 1999.
Maxine was a special wife, mother, grandmother, friend and sister. She was able to enjoy her husband’s dream of living on a lake in northern Minnesota for 21 years prior to returning to Albert Lea.
Maxine is survived by son Scott Colstrup, Remer; daughter Julie (Terry) Stahl of Albert Lea; three grandchildren, Andrea Colstrup, Christopher Stahl and Tyler Stahl; sisters Donna (James Caldwell) of Waterloo, Iowa, Anita (Harvey) of Madsen, Texas, Ben (Eva) VanHorn of Columbus, Wis., Jack (Diane) VanHorn of Northwood, special friend Ken Hermanson and his family as well as several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Colstrup, parents Lucille and Harley Van Horn, one sister, Mary Lou, and a brother Darrell VanHorn, in-laws Sophus and Ellenora Colstrup.