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Ann C. Sorset Sept. 30, 1919 - Aug. 28, 2009

WILLMAR -- Ann C. Sorset, 89, of Willmar, died Friday at her home.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Vinje Lutheran Church in Willmar. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar and one hour prior to the service at the church.

She was born Sept. 30, 1919, in Stady, N.D. to Adolph and Serina (Syverson) Hagen. The family later returned to a farm in rural Swift Falls where she spent her youth and graduated from Glenwood High School.

On May 11, 1943, she married John Sorest. They lived in Glenwood and later in Morris. They moved to Minneapolis to continue their education. In 1951, they moved to Willmar and for many years she was a dental assistant and office manager for Dr. Lien. She was active in community organizations and her church for many years, serving on the altar guild and as a greeter.

She i survived by her sister: LaVerne Kopitzke of Morris and her nephew: Bill Kopitzke of Houston.

She was preceded in death by her husband and two brothers.