Eileen M. Kalway, Maple Lake

<img src="/images/Article/7844.jpg">

Eileen M. Kalway, age 85, of Maple Lake, died Monday, October 17, 2011, at the Annandale Care Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 24, 2011, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Maple Lake, with Rev. Peter Martinson officiating. Pallbearers will be Richard Johnston, Peter Wyman, Larry Louden, Dan Beckjordan, Doug Wyman, Scott Everson and Richard Johnston. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, in Assembly Area One. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Maple Lake, and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m., Sunday, at the funeral home.
Eileen Marie Kalway was born on February 8, 1926, at home in Linwood Township, Anoka County, to Erwin and Florence (Nelson) Peterson. The family moved to a farm in Chisago City when Eileen was 2 months old. Growing up, she attended Sunday School, was a part of Luther League, and was confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Chisago City. Eileen graduated with the Class of 1944 from Chisago City High School. On June 28, 1947, she was united in marriage to Bernard Paul Kalway at Zion Lutheran Church, Chisago City; they shared 56 years of marriage before he passed away on May 9, 2003. She enjoyed crocheting and doing crafts. Family and friends were very important to Eileen; she enjoyed all the activities that they did together.
She is survived by her four children, Robert Kalway and fiancé, Cheryl Enerson of Oakdale, Keith Kalway of Honolulu, Hawaii, Shirley Johnston and fiancé, Scott Everson, of Wyoming and Janet Wyman and husband, Douglas, of Cottage Grove; six grandchildren, Richard, Karyn, Jennifer, Michelle, Peter and Kelsey; three great-grandchildren, Richard, Amanda and Dylan; brother, Richard Peterson, and wife, Carol, of Chisago City; sisters-in-law, Ramona Peterson of Chisago City and Beatrice Peterson of Remer; many nieces and nephews, and other family and friends.
Arrangements are entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care of Maple Lake.
Obituary, Guestbook & Video Tribute online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.
Eileen M. Kalway, age 85, of Maple Lake, died Monday, October 17, 2011, at the Annandale Care Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, October 24, 2011, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Maple Lake, with Rev. Peter Martinson officiating. Pallbearers will be Richard Johnston, Peter Wyman, Larry Louden, Dan Beckjordan, Doug Wyman, Scott Everson and Richard Johnston. Burial will be at 2 p.m. at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, in Assembly Area One. Friends may call from 5-7 p.m., Sunday, at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel, Maple Lake, and one hour prior to the service on Monday at the church. A prayer service will be held at 7 p.m., Sunday, at the funeral home.
Eileen Marie Kalway was born on February 8, 1926, at home in Linwood Township, Anoka County, to Erwin and Florence (Nelson) Peterson. The family moved to a farm in Chisago City when Eileen was 2 months old. Growing up, she attended Sunday School, was a part of Luther League, and was confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Chisago City. Eileen graduated with the Class of 1944 from Chisago City High School. On June 28, 1947, she was united in marriage to Bernard Paul Kalway at Zion Lutheran Church, Chisago City; they shared 56 years of marriage before he passed away on May 9, 2003. She enjoyed crocheting and doing crafts. Family and friends were very important to Eileen; she enjoyed all the activities that they did together.
She is survived by her four children, Robert Kalway and fiancé, Cheryl Enerson of Oakdale, Keith Kalway of Honolulu, Hawaii, Shirley Johnston and fiancé, Scott Everson, of Wyoming and Janet Wyman and husband, Douglas, of Cottage Grove; six grandchildren, Richard, Karyn, Jennifer, Michelle, Peter and Kelsey; three great-grandchildren, Richard, Amanda and Dylan; brother, Richard Peterson, and wife, Carol, of Chisago City; sisters-in-law, Ramona Peterson of Chisago City and Beatrice Peterson of Remer; many nieces and nephews, and other family and friends.
Arrangements are entrusted to Dingmann Funeral Care of Maple Lake.
Obituary, Guestbook & Video Tribute online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.
Rate this article: 
No votes yet