ELAINE CECELIA KUETTELElaine Cecelia Kuettel, 85, of Duluth, died Feb. 16, 2014
Elaine Cecelia Kuettel, 85, of Duluth, died Feb. 16, 2014 at Solvay Hospice House with her family by her side.
She was born in Duluth, on March 18, 1928.
Elaine graduated from Duluth Cathedral and Hursh Business College.
She worked at Northern Drug. She loved her family very much and enjoyed being with them at parties, fishing etc. Elaine also enjoyed playing bridge at Rainbow Senior Center, Portman Senior Center, good music, the outdoors, and loved to read books. She also spent many hours playing poker and cribbage on fishing trips with sons and grandsons.
Elaine was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother who loved being with family and friends. She will be missed by everyone whose lives she touched. She tried to live a good daily life for the heavenly family and was an independent believer. She will be missed dearly by everyone whose lives she touched.
Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, Amos (Alice) Buckey, step father, Jerry Luhm; brother, Amy; and sister, LeVerle.
She is survived by her children, Charles Kuettel (Dawn Eisenach), William Kuettel, Michelle Halsten, Donna Sue Kuettel (Chuck Rogers), Thomas (Fay) Kuettel; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren; sister, Geraldine (Jake) Jacobson; brother, Russell (Judy) Luhm; daughter-in-law, Joan; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and all of her friends.
VISITATION: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, and will continue from 10 a.m. until the start of the service at 11 a.m. Friday, in the Dougherty Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to, Solvay Hospice House.
Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E 2nd Street, Duluth, MN, 55805, 218-727-3555.