Laurella L. Clinnin

  • Born: September 29, 1934
  • Died: June 6, 2020
  • Location: Easton, Minnesota

Bruss-Heitner Funeral Homes

255 2nd Ave SW
Wells, MN 56097

Tel. (507) 553-3124

Tribute & Message From The Family


Laurella Louisa Clinnin, age 85, of Easton, MN, peacefully passed on June 6, 2020 at Mapleton Community Home in Mapleton MN. Interment will be held for family members at the Rosehill Cemetery this summer. The family prefers memorials to Rosehill Cemetery or Wells Senior Dining.
Laurella was born September 29th 1934, in Brownsdale, MN, the daughter of Alfred and Mabel (Moyer) Hensel. She attended and graduated from Rose Creek High School. During this period of time she received the American Legion Award, which she was so proud of. On January 29th 1954, Laurella was united in marriage to David Harold Clinnin at Austin Minnesota. To this union 5 children were born. David and Laurella were married for 66 years. She worked for 21 years doing Quality Assurance at Telex Communications in Blue Earth, Minnesota. Laurella enjoyed gardening, bird watching, reading and crocheting.
Laurella is preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Roger, Walter, and Kenneth; her sister Gertrude and daughter Teresa Louisa Clinnin.
Laurella will live on in the hearts of her husband, David and their children and spouses: Jeanne (John) Segar of Woodbury, MN; David (Barbara) Clinnin of Newburg, IN; Lauri (Tim) Mlodzik of Hudson, WI, and Carol Hamdan of Carolstream, IL; 10 grandchildren: Joshua (Siv Jane) Segar, Mathew (Christine) Segar and Nicole (Brent) Fitzgerald; Christine (Mathew) Paulson, Benjamin (Crystal) Clinnin; Rachel (Eric) Sterner, Thomas Mlodzik; Laura Hamdan, Samantha Hamdan and Hussain Hamdan; 13 great grandchildren: Olivia, Anna, Mariell; Owen and Sofia; Cade and Trace; Jonathan and Andrew; Everett and Maverick; Jensen; and Makala.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest sympathy to you all at the loss of your Mom.
David special thoughts to you at the loss of your wife and friend.
All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
I let Darrell know and will send a message to Gaylord Hensel in Florida.
Also Phyllis Jacobson in Leroy.
hugs Cheryl Hensel Brinson

Posted by Cheryl Brinson - Rochester, MN - Mother   July 24, 2020

Jeanne: My deepest sympathy to you and your family at the passing of your mother. Mothers hold a special part of your heart. May you find comfort in God's love and care.

Posted by Judy Harpestad - MN   June 13, 2020

My sincere condolences to David and your family on your loss.
Laurella was a wonderful kind and thoughtful lady, I enjoyed her visits to Sams Club and the hugs that she always gave She will be greatly missed,
May God Bless her Soul,

Posted by Laura Diaz- Behnke - Minnesota Lake, MN - Friend   June 09, 2020

Sorry to hear of the loss of your Mother, Dave. Hold tightly to your memories. Enjoyed visiting with you near Jake's Pizza a while back and look forward to another visit sometime. (((Hug))) Tracy Brandt & Al Korman

Posted by Tracy Brandt - Wells, MN - Classmate   June 08, 2020