Violet G Beaver -- Dodge Center

Violet Grace Beaver, 97, of Kasson, passed away Monday, Aug. 7, 2017, at Fairview Care Center in Dodge Center.

Violet was born on July 26, 1920, in Dodge Center, the daughter of Engval and Mabelle (Hanson) Hegna. She was baptized at Evanger Lutheran Church of Sargeant by Gilbert Appen on Sept. 5, 1920, and was confirmed by Rev. B.A. Johnson on June 30, 1935. She attended rural school in Dodge County and was a member of Evanger Lutheran Church until her marriage to Bert Beaver of Kasson, on Jan. 8, 1938, in Hayfield.

Violet lived on the same farm for 66 years in Dodge County, until she moved to Kasson in 2000. She taught Sunday school and Bible school at West St. Olaf Church which she loved very much. Violet was a member of West St. Olaf Ladies Aid. She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking, canning, gardening, and her family and grandchildren.

Violet was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Russell, Victor, Wesley, Douglas and Leland; sisters, Mavis Seim and Virginia Blaine.

Violet is survived by two daughters, Barbara Meyer of Kasson, and Judy (David) Bollum of Rochester; one son, Darrell (Jean) Beaver of Hackensack, Minn.; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, at Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, 501 Second St. NW, Hayfield, and one hour before the service Friday at the church.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, at West St. Olaf Lutheran Church, 70640 260th Ave., Hayfield.

Family prefers memorials to West St. Olaf Lutheran Church or Fairview Care Center in Dodge Center, MN.

Blessed be her memory.