EDNA IRENE TUOMINEN
Edna Irene Tuominen, 87, passed away June 13, 2014.
Edna was born Jan. 29, 1927 in Ogema, Minn., to John and Dagmar Janson.
She was the first in her family to graduate high school and continued her education and became a teacher. She taught in Hermantown, Minn. Edna married Chris John Tuominen in 1958. They were in the restaurant business running Fairmount A&W for 17 years.
She was preceded in death by her husband Chris Tuominen; her parents and seven siblings.
Edna is survived by her six children, Glen Tuominen, Ashley Christopher, Brian (Wendy) Tuominen, Julie (Fred) Hintsala, Terry (Janice) Tuominen, Ken (Corinne) Tuominen; 14 granddaughters; three grandsons; 18 great-grandchildren; three sisters; two brothers along with many nieces, nephews, friends and a host of brothers and sisters in faith.
VISITATION: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 17, 2014 until the 10:30 a.m. service in Minneapolis Independent Apostolic Lutheran Church at 14000 129th Ave. North in Dayton, Minn. Burial will take place at Cedar Valley Cemetery on Tuesday, 3:30 p.m. following the funeral.