Teman G. Hallum -- Rushford

RUSHFORD -- The funeral for Teman G. Hallum will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Highland Prairie Lutheran Church in rural Peterson. Burial will be in East Grace Lutheran Cemetery, Peterson.

Mr. Hallum, 86, of Rushford, died Wednesday (Nov. 2, 2005) at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home in Rushford.

He was born Sept. 19, 1919, in Whalan, was reared in the Whalan area and attended Diamond Creek Schools. He farmed south of Peterson for 53 years. He retired and moved to Rushford in 1997. He married Geneva Olson on Sept. 5, 1942. He was a member of Highland Prairie Lutheran Church, where he was also a member of the Highland Prairie Men's Club. In recent years, he enjoyed spending time with his friends at the Senior Center. He also enjoyed fishing, watching high school sports and the Minnesota Twins.

Survivors include a son, Clifford (Dianne) of Rushford; four daughters, Mary (Dennis) Nelson of Eagan, Minn., Lois (Eric) Pawlowski of Winona, Lorraine (Paul) Martin of Fort Dodge, Iowa, and Carolyn (Scott) Panning of Blaine, Minn.; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Edwin (Ione) of Rushford and Milton (Kathy) of Lanesboro; and two sisters, Alice (Lyle) Lee of Peterson and Alma Benson of Rushford. He was preceded in death by his wife, two brothers, and a sister.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Hoff Funeral Homes-Rushford Chapel, and an hour before the service Saturday at the church.


The family prefers memorials to Highland Prairie Lutheran Church or to the Good Shepherd Lutheran Home.

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