May 12, 1915 - January 13, 2008
Ida E. Rosten of International Falls, Minnesota died Sunday, January 13, 2008 at the Falls Good Samaritan Center. Ida was 92 years of age.
Born May 12, 1915 at Marquette County, Michigan Ida grew up on a farm in Upper Michigan. In the 1930's Ida and Walfred moved to International Falls where Walfred began work at the Mando Paper Company.
Ida was a homemaker and also had various cleaning jobs and childcare for several families in town. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. Ida was a member of the Finnish Club, a sewing club member for over 60 years and a Girl Scout Leader.
She was preceded in death by her parents Henry and Wilma Peltomaa, her husband Walfred Rosten, Sons; Donald and Frederick Rosten, godchild, Karen Elizabeth Glava Morrison, 3 brothers and 2 sisters.
Ida is survived by her daughter Janet (Donald) Olson of International Falls, Minnesota, her grandchildren; Bob (Deb) Rosten, Kathi (Doug) Hilfer, Mike (Cindy) Rosten, Sandy (Bob) Cranny, Bart (Cyrus) Olson, Blake (Casey) Olson and Barrett (Becky) Olson, great-grandchildren; Ryan (Tawna) Hilfer, Raija (Andy) Bergstrom, Rob Rosten, Jesse Rosten, Shelby, Marshall & Ciera Rosten, Elise, Emily & Lauren Cranny and Parker Olson, great-great-grandchild Jessalynne Bergstrom and her two daughters-in-law; Judy Rosten of East Bethel, Mn, and Betty Rosten of International Falls, Mn.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2008 at the First Lutheran Church in International Falls, Mn. at 2:00 p.m.
Interment will be in the Forest Hill Cemetery, International Falls, Mn.
Memorials are preferred to the First Lutheran Church or the Falls Good Samaritan Care Center.
Condolences may be left at www.greenlarsen.com and arrangements are with the Green-Larsen Mortuary, Inc.