Andrienne HjelleAndrienne Hjelle, age 76, of Alexandria, MN died Thursday, June 7, 2012 She was preceded in death by her parents and on stepdaughter, Tamara Hjelle Olsen. Adrienne is survived by her husband, Donn Hjelle of Alexandria; two sons, Ted Larsen of Cottage Grove, MN and Mike Larsen and wife, Holly, of Edina, MN; step-son, Dr. Anthony ‘Tony’ Hjelle and wife, Heather, of Rhinelander, WI; step-daughters, Deirdre Hjelle and partner, Paul Lund, of Eden Prairie, MN; Mara Hjelle and partner, Greg Lanners, of Brandon, MN; step-son-in-law, Michael Olsen of Golden Valley, MN; and grandchildren, Renata Solum, Braden Solum, Ian Solum, Braxton Hjelle, Claire Hjelle, Emma Hjelle, Johanna Olsen, Corbin Olsen, Zack Lerum, Jessica Lerum, Thea Larson and Tula Larson.
A funeral service was held Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at Alexandria Covenant Church. Reverend John LeVahn officiated. Interment followed in the Echo Cemetery at Echo, MN. Honorary pallbearers included all of Adrienne’s grandchildren.