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Alice T. Lauve Nov. 13, 1914 - April 30, 2009

NEWPORT -- Alice Theodora Lauve, 94, of Newport died Thursday at Augustana Health Care Center in Minneapolis.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Newport Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in Granite Falls.

Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements with Kok Funeral Home in St. Paul Park.

She was born Nov. 13, 1914, in Maynard to Theodore and Annette (Stenson) Thorkelson. She graduated from Granite Falls High School in 1932.

She married Stanley Lauve on Nov. 4, 1939, in Maynard. She worked as a sales associate at Dayton's for many years. They wintered in Arizona.

She is survived by her husband; children: Nancy (and Robert) Swanson of Vadnais Heights and Janet (and Wayne) Anderson of Sauk Rapids; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son: Roger; one sister; and three brothers.