Violet Grace Beaver, 97, of Kasson passed away 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 the 5th of September 1920 and was confirmed by Reverend 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 January 8, 1938, at Hayfield. Violet lived on the same farm for 66 years in Dodge County most of her life, 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, Kasson; Judy (David) Bollum, Rochester; one son, Darrell (Jean) Beaver, Hackensack, MN; 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be 4:00-8:00 p.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017, at Czaplewski Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, 501 2nd Street NW in Hayfield and one hour before the service at the church on Friday.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 11, 2017, at West St. Olaf Lutheran Church, 70640 ~ 260th Avenue, Hayfield, MN. Family prefers memorials to West St. Olaf Lutheran Church or Fairview Care Center in Dodge Center, MN.