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Florence Tebben Jan. 3, 1927 - March 30, 2009

WILLMAR -- Florence Tebben, 82, of Willmar died Monday at Bethesda Heritage Center Nursing Home in Willmar.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Bunde Christian Reformed Church in Bunde. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Tri-County Funeral Home in Prinsburg and for one hour prior to the service at the church.

She was born Jan. 3, 1927, in Holland Township near Prinsburg to Frank and Mattie (Ledeboer) Marcus. She grew up near Prinsburg and attended Central Minnesota Christian School.

She married Harry Tebben on July 23, 1947. They lived and farmed on the Tebben family farm near Prinsburg. They retired in 1979 and moved into Prinsburg. In 2006, they moved to WestView Village in Willmar. She was a member of Bunde Christian Reformed Church, where she was a member of ladies aid and adult Bible study and taught Sunday school and friendship class. She was a member of the Crossroads Prison Ministry.

She is survived by her children: Marlyn (and Gayle) Tebben of Willmar, Donna (and Gary) Miller of Rock Valley, Iowa, and Lori (and Daniel) Meulenberg of Sandpoint, Idaho; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings: Albert (and Carol) Marcus of Roseland, Hermina Henderson of Minneapolis, Herman (and Serena) Marcus, Alfred Marcus, Melvin (and Elaine) Marcus, Gerradina Stryker and Henrietta Swart, all of Prinsburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband in April 2008; a great-grandson, one brother and three sisters.