Mildred McLeod, 92, Wahpeton, died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2001, in St. Catherine's Living Center, Wahpeton.
Mildred Elizabeth Bailey was born June 21, 1909, in Barney, N.D., where she grew up and attended school. She graduated from Fergus Falls (Minn.) High School at age 15. She attended Valley City (N.D.) State University. She taught elementary school in Barney Township. She married Nathaniel McLeod June 26, 1929, near Barney, where they farmed. She worked for Lewis and Bullis Law Firm, Wahpeton, as a legal secretary from 1959 until retiring in 1968. Her husband preceded her in death. She entered the nursing home in 2000.
She is survived by four sons, John (MaryAnn), St. George, Utah, Lewis, Mooreton, N.D., Dennis (Mary Beth), Ottertail, Minn., Douglas (Susan), San Diego; a daughter, Mary Joyce (Robert) Breuer, Mooreton; 20 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation: Friday from 4-7 in Vertin-Munson Funeral Home, Wahpeton, and one hour before the funeral in the church.
Funeral: Saturday at 10:30 in United Church of Christ, Wahpeton.
Burial: Antelope Cemetery near Mooreton.