Marie “Mary” Hennen, 93, of Morton passed away on March 9, 2014 at Season’s hospice, Redwood Falls, surrounded and comforted by her loving family. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 15, 2014 from St. John’s Catholic Church in Morton with burial to follow in Calvary Cemetery, Morton. Visitation will be held at the church on Saturday from 9 until 10:30 a.m.
Arrangements are with Nelson-Martin Funeral Service of Redwood Falls. E-mail condolences may be sent via www.nelsonmartinfuneralservice.com.
Marie “Mary” Elizabeth (Rossmann) Hennen was born on September 29, 1920 to Catherine (Rausch) and Edward Rossmann in their rural home near Annandale, MN. On May 4, 1937, Mary married Irwin Hennen at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in St. Nicholas, MN. Together, they farmed near Pearl Lake and Watkins.
In the spring of 1943, they moved to rural Morton where they raised 10 children. Mary worked tirelessly, cooking and cleaning for her family. She maintained a beautiful garden and...