Jeanette Fell

JEANETTE L. FELL, age 70 of Waseca, died on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester.

Born in Albert Lea on November 27, 1944, she was the daughter of Harley and Doris (Sandness) Norby.  She attended rural Freeborn School District #98 before graduating from Freeborn High School in 1962.  In 1964 Jeanette was married to Dale Schlicht.  They later divorced.  She married Charles Fell on June 29, 1996 in Waseca.  She worked for Waseca Mutual and later the E.F. Johnson Company for over 30 years.  In her retirement she did food demonstrations at Wal-Mart and also helped the Pheasant Café with catering.  Jeanette enjoyed boating, antiquing, collecting old telephones as well as cobalt blue glassware and owl figurines.  She was a social member of the American Legion in Waseca.

Jeanette is survived by one daughter, Annette (Kenneth) O’Brien of Waseca; one grandson, Corey O’Brien (Dayla Wetzel); one granddaughter, Jennifer O’Brien; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Sandra Norby (Karen Pendley) of Hartland; and many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; and one sister, LaVonne Espeland.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 PM on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waseca and will continue one hour before services at the funeral home on Monday.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, March 9, 2015 at Dennis Funeral & Cremation Services in Waseca with Rev. Chris Johnson officiating.  Interment will follow at Woodville Cemetery in Waseca.

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