Agnes Ash, 74, of Albert Lea

Published 12:00 am Thursday, January 19, 2006

The funeral service for Agnes Caroline Ash will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 21, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Albert Lea. The Rev. Curtis Zieske will officiate. Burial will be in Lakewood Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Bonnerup Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.

Agnes was born on Jan. 14, 1932, in Albert Lea, the daughter of Ole and Mamie (Langer) Jensen. Agnes attended school in Albert Lea. She married Elliott C. Ash on April 19, 1953. She passed away peacefully at Albert Lea Medical Center on Jan. 17, 2006, at the age of 74.

After graduation, she worked for Dahl grocery store until she married Elliott Ash and with him farmed for over 50 years.

She was a dedicated homemaker, loving spouse, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband, Elliott, of Albert Lea. She is also survived by her son, E. Charles Ash and wife, Barbara and grandsons, Elliott and William, of Vienna, Va.;

special friend of family, Ester Anosa; son, Leslie Ash and special friend, Carol Kubat of Albert Lea;

daughter, Marilyn and husband, Jay Syverson, and grandchildren, Carolyn and Derek of Chaska.

Also surviving are brother-in-law, Robert Johnson; niece, Sherry and husband, Ronnie Clark; nephew, Robert Johnson Jr. and their children, all of Florida; sister-in-law, Marilyn Jensen; nieces, Nancy and husband, Steve Smith, Susan and husband, Bill Matthews, Karen and Verlan Grigsby and their children in Colorado, Judy and husband, Kevin Patterson of Minnesota; sister-in-law, Cynthia and husband, Roger Nelson of Albert Lea, and their children, Craig and wife, Mary Nelson, Reid Nelson and Debra and husband, John Stolarcek of Albert Lea; sister-in-law, Wanda and husband, William Plummer of Nevada and their children, Leslie Plummer, Christopher Plummer, Robbie Plummer and Mike and wife, Cathy Plummer; sister-in-law, Audrey and husband, Dr. Richard Hunter of Wisconsin and their children, Georgia and husband, Manny Renaldo, Valerie and husband, William Kolb.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ole and Mamie Jensen; brother, Ole Jr., sister, Dolly Johnson; and brother, Roy Jensen.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made to Crossroads Community Hospice, Alzheimer’s Association or Trinity Lutheran Church of Albert Lea.