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Lillie Fagen March 25, 1913 - July 1, 2009

GRANITE FALLS -- Lillie Evelyn Fagen, 96, of Granite Falls, died Wednesday at the Renvilla Care Center in Renville.

The service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Wang Lutheran Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Wing-Bain Funeral Home in Granite Falls and for one hour prior to services at the church.

She was born March 25, 1913, in Wang Township, Renville County, to Ole and Christine (Hedin) Haugen. She went to country school District 141 and graduated from the Madison Normal School in 1932.

She married Holmes Fagen on July 3, 1935. She was a member of Wang Lutheran Church. She worked in Granite Falls at Bob's Red Owl Store, Karl's Bakery, the Fall's Café and later at Plews. She also ran a daycare for several families.

She is survived by her children: Richard (and Elaine) Fagen of Granite Falls; Robert (and Sandra) Fagen of Montevideo; Cynthia Fagen of Montevideo; Larry (and Diane) Fagen of Sacred Heart and Michael (and Phyllis) Fagen of Montevideo; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, one great-granddaughter and three siblings.