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Gladys Vetter Aug. 31, 1919 - June 8, 2009

MONTEVIDEO -- Gladys Viola Vetter, 89, of Montevideo, died Monday at Luther Haven Nursing Home in Montevideo.

The services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Wing-Bain Funeral Home Chapel in Montevideo. Burial will be in Buffalo Lake Lutheran Church Cemetery in rural DeGraff.

Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

She was born Aug. 31, 1919, in Chippewa County near Montevideo to Paul and Christine (Hilleren) Vetter. She attended school in Grace Township, Chippewa County, and graduated from Benson High School in 1936. She attended business college in Minneapolis and worked as a secretary for General Mills Foods in Minneapolis until her retirement in 1981. She moved to Montevideo in 2001 and became a resident at Luther Haven Nursing Home in 2002. She was a member of Central Lutheran Church in Minneapolis where she taught Sunday school and worked in the church nursery.

She is survived by her sister: Orla Erickson of Madison, Wis.

She was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters.