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“Sorry to hear about your Mom. Our Mom's were good friends. My Mom,Gladys Walser, now lives in Mapleton Community Home. I always like Delores. You and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Kathy walser Bray - kansas city, MO

“To the entire Callahan family,So sorry for the loss of your beloved Mother and Grandmother. My prayers and thoughts are with you at this difficult...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Linda Mosser Mathiesen - Houston, TX

“Delores will forever be in our hearts. She welcomed us in her home and made us feel like family; she made not having "blood family" nearby so much...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Ray & Valerie Thrower - Charlotte, NC

“Mary & Mavis, I was shocked & surprised to hear of your Mom's passing. 0ur deepest sympathy to you both & your families. I am so sorry that we will...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Miriam & Robert Feist - MN

“So sorry for your loss. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Dreama Peterson - Mankato, MN

“I'm so sorry to read your Mom passed. I remember her from prior years of when we went to my grandparents - the Tolzmans. So much fun there visiting...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Janet More Proehl - Montgomery, MN

“Your family has our sympathy. It sounds like she had a very good life and you have many wonderful memories of her. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: John and Marie Drees - Shakopee, MN

“I remember visiting her in Minn. Lake many years ago.T ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Sunnie Goodrich - St Cloud, MN


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Delores Callahan, age 91, of Minnesota Lake, MN, died Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato. A funeral service will be held Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 2:00 PM at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, rural Minnesota Lake, MN, with Reverend Cherie Daniel officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Sunday. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery.
Delores was born March 17, 1925 in Minnesota Lake Twp., the daughter of Emil and Wanda (Behm) Brandt. April 29, 1954 Delores was united in marriage to William "Bill" Callahan at St. Paul's UCC Church where she was a life-long member. Delores enjoyed crocheting and quilting. Her heart and soul were in her garden. Delores was active in her community, participating in HortAg and Festag. She was a member of the St. Paul's UCC Women's Guild. Delores loved playing cards. In her younger years she was a 4-H Club Leader, and involved with Faribault County Extension. Delores loved her family, and cherished the time she spent with them, especially around holidays and birthdays.
Delores is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill; and brother, Donald Brandt.
She is survived by 2 daughters: Mary Goodrich of Minnesota Lake, MN, Mavis (husband Charlie) Eiler of Chaska, MN; 4 grandchildren: Heather (Brian) Isebrand of Lake Crystal, MN, Matthew (Jamie) Goodrich of Mankato, MN, Alison (Scott) Edgar of Eagan, MN, and Nathan Eiler of Minneapolis, MN; 4 great-grandchildren: Aaron and Andrew Isebrand of Lake Crystal, MN, and Lydia and Madalyn Goodrich of Mankato, MN; sister-in-law, Velma Brandt of Wells, MN; and numerous nieces, nephews, and their families.