Dolores Schreier, 93Dolores died May 3, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Katherine, and son-in-law, Wayne, in Lewiston, Minn. She was surrounded by her loving children at the time of her death.
Dolores Mary Schreier (Ruddle) was born Dec. 9, 1918, in St. Paul, Minn., the daughter of Edwin and Clara (Burg) Ruddle. She married Henry Schreier on March 15, 1941, in Farmington, Minn. Not only was she an outstanding homemaker, but she provided nursing care to others for many years.
Henry died June 2, 1986, at the age of 74.
Dolores was an avid quilter and continued working on quilts until a week before her death. She loved her plants; her orchids were her pride and joy. Everyone loved Dolores' homemade meals and bread.
Dolores died May 3, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Katherine, and son-in-law, Wayne, in Lewiston, Minn. She was surrounded by her loving children at the time of her death.
Survivors include her six children, Gary (Bjo) Schreier of Rapid City, S.D., Judith Porter of St. Charles, Minn., David (Rebecca) Schreier of Eagan, Minn., twins Kenneth (Barbara) Schreier of Fairmont, Minn., and Katherine (Wayne) Voth of Lewiston, Minn., Paul (Valerie) Schreier of Dubuque, Iowa; nine grandchildren; one step-grandchild; five great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; sisters Clarine Bolinger of Polson, Mont., Grace Sauber of Farmington; brothers, Edward Ruddle and Raymond Ruddle of Farmington.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry; sons James and Robert; and sister Mary Wengeler.
Mom, God has needles and thread ready for you in Heaven.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, May 7, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Farmington. Interment, Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Minn.
White Funeral Home, Farmington, 651-463-7374, www.whitefuneralhomes.com.
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