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Published September 25, 2013, 12:00 AM

Francisca Galvan Ruiz

Francisca Galvan Ruiz, 70, of Halstad, died on Sunday, September 22, 2013, at her residence. She was born on March 28, 1943, at Asherton, TX, to Samuel and Paula (Gomez) Galvan. Francisca grew up attending Asherton.

Pedro and Francisca lived in Texas and traveled to Illinois, North Dakota, Nebraska, and, for the longest time, in Minnesota doing farm labor. While working in Minnesota, they were employed by Maurice Aronson family farms. In 1994, they moved to Halstad, where they have lived since.

Francisca Galvan Ruiz

Francisca Galvan Ruiz, 70, of Halstad, died on Sunday, September 22, 2013, at her residence. She was born on March 28, 1943, at Asherton, TX, to Samuel and Paula (Gomez) Galvan. Francisca grew up attending Asherton.

Pedro and Francisca lived in Texas and traveled to Illinois, North Dakota, Nebraska, and, for the longest time, in Minnesota doing farm labor. While working in Minnesota, they were employed by Maurice Aronson family farms. In 1994, they moved to Halstad, where they have lived since.

Francisca is survived by her husband, Pedro, Halstad; Pedro Jr. (Jeripono), Worthington, MN; Cynthia (Jerome) Rosenquist, Gary, MN; Alberto (Anna), Laredo, TX; Lisa (Joseph) Primeau, Halstad, MN; Samuel, Fargo, ND; Gustavo, Claudia Ruiz, and Paulita Ruiz, Fargo, ND; 28 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; three sisters and six brothers all of Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents Paula and Samuel Galvan, one grandchild, Marcos Parisien, and one brother Alberto.

Funeral mass will be on Thursday, September 26, 2013, at 2PM in the Holy Family Catholic Church, Halstad, MN.

Visitation will be one hour before the service in the church.

Burial will be in Asherton¸ TX

Fredrikson Valley Funeral Home

Halstad, MN

www.fredriksonfh.com

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