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Adeline R. Broughton

April 1, 1919 - Jan. 26, 2008 CLARKFIELD -- Adeline R. Broughton, 88, of rural Clarkfield died Saturday at the Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital. The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Lucas Lutheran Church in Normania Township. Burial...

April 1, 1919 - Jan. 26, 2008

CLARKFIELD -- Adeline R. Broughton, 88, of rural Clarkfield died Saturday at the Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Lucas Lutheran Church in Normania Township. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. today, with prayer service at 6 p.m., at the Lynner Funeral Home in Clarkfield.

She was born April 1, 1919, in Nome, N.D., to Olaf and Mabel (Hagen) Johnson. She graduated from Nome High School in 1937.

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She married Garfield Broughton on Dec. 23, 1944, in Cottonwood. They farmed together. She was a homemaker.

She was a member of St. Lucas Lutheran Church, WELCA and the Sunshine Birthday Club.

She is survived by her children: Dennis (and Linda) Broughton of Minneota, Gene (and Darlene) Broughton of Humboldt, Iowa; three grandchildren; one great-grandson; a brother: Wilmor (and Luella) Johnson; and sisters: Miranda (and Bernard) Elling, and Audrey (and Gordon) Gilbertson.

She was preceded in death by her husband and four sisters.

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