Minnie Bertina Gedde, age 90, of Wadena, MN passed away on April 14, 2012 at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena.
Minnie was born November 20, 1921 to Ole and Anna (Iverson) Anderson in North Germany Township, Wadena County, MN. On October 15, 1946, she married Harold Gedde and they resided on a farm in rural Wadena. In the early spring of 1951, they sold the farm and purchased a home in Wadena. She went to work for the Davis Clinic, later known as the Wadena Medical Center, and retired in the summer of 1984. She enjoyed traveling, reading, sewing, flowers and caring for her home.
Minnie was preceded in death by her parents; husband Harold on January 7, 2007; brothers Oscar, Charley, and John Anderson; and sisters Ida Pederson, Hilda Weickert, and Evelyn Schwab. She is survived by many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. on April 19, 2012 at the United Methodist Church in Wadena, with Pastor Shirley Nelson presiding. Pallbearers were James Kohnen, Allan Anderson, Ronald Gedde, Wally Gedde, Michael Gedde, and Vernon Snyder. Burial was in Wadena Cemetery.