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Beulah Lillefloren

Friday, May 1, 2009

Beulah Lillefloren, 82, of Cherokee, died Wednesday April 29, 2009 in the Cherokee Villa in Cherokee following a lengthy illness.

Memorial services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Greenwood Funeral Home in Cherokee.

Pastor James Steen will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a later date.

Visitation will be held today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at www.greenwoodfuneral.com.

Beulah was born on Nov. 19, 1926 in Freeborn County, Minn. to Simon and Ellen (Christensen) Lee. She attended school in Albert Lea, Minn. On Jan. 19, 1947 she married Clarence E. "Ken" Lillefloren in Albert Lea, Minn. He preceded her in death on July 19, 1980. Beulah worked for Wilson Foods in Albert Lea for several years. In 1965 they moved to Cherokee where she ran the Ceramics Plus business. Beulah enjoyed gardening and flowers. She also taught ceramics adult education classes. She was a member of the Sioux Valley Hospital Auxiliary and also the Bethlehem Lutheran Ladies Guild.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Ken.

She is survived by a daughter, Judy Mallory, of Cherokee; two sons, Jeff Lillefloren and his wife, Deb, of Cherokee; Jay Lillefloren and his wife, Diana, of Anaheim, Calf.; five brothers, Charles Lee and his wife, Tootie, of Albert Lea, Minn.; Simon Lee Jr. and his wife, Arlene, of Albert Lea, Minn.; Kenneth Lee and his wife, Darlene, of Morganton, Ga.; Richard Lee and his wife, Sheila, of Paulso, Wash.; Gary Lee and his wife, Mona, of Mankato, Minn.; a sister, Joyce Sward and her husband, Roger, of Albert Lea, Minn.; grandchildren, Heath and Matt Mallory, Christopher Lillefloren, Heidi Campbell, Casey Lillefloren, Michelle McGarry, Kristina Lillefloren, Amber and Briana McGarry, and Cody Frei; seven great-grandchildren.