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Anna Mae Tolan Jan. 4, 1914 - Feb. 25, 2009

WILLMAR -- Anna Mae Tolan, 95, formerly of Willmar, died Feb. 25 in San Jose, Calif.

The service was Feb. 28 at the Church of the Assumption in San Leandro, Calif. Burial will be at a later date in St. Mary's Cemetery in Willmar.

She was born Jan. 4, 1914, in Iowa to Charles and Catherine (O'Connor) Tolan. The family moved to Minnesota. She graduated from Willmar High School in 1932 and worked at Montgomery Wards in Willmar for several years. She moved to Oakland, Calif., during World War II and was employed as a civilian supply manager for the Navy for more than 30 years at the Navy base in Alameda, Calif. She worked there until the base was closed and then retired.

She is survived by nieces and nephews, including two nieces in Minnesota: Peggy Tait Condon of Clara City and Mary Tait Moehring of Blue Earth.

She was preceded in death by seven siblings.