Leona L. AnkrumLeona L. Ankrum, 95, of Wrenshall, passed away Monday, Sept. 2, 2013.
Leona L. Ankrum, 95, of Wrenshall, passed away Monday, Sept. 2, 2013.
She was born May 4, 1918 in Holland, Minn., to Jacob and Louise (Pronge) Huibregtse.
Leona was united in marriage to LeRoy Ankrum on Sept. 17, 1941 until his death in 1968. They had eight children, all surviving but one, Lyle.
VISITATION: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, 2013 in Nelson Funeral Care in Cloquet. The visitation will resume on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service in the First Presbyterian Church in Wrenshall. Leona will be laid to rest at the Silverbrook Cemetery in Wrenshall next to her husband LeRoy and son Lyle. A luncheon will follow in the church social hall. See the family online guestbook at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net.