Peggy Ann Holte
Peggy Ann Holte
Peggy Ann Holte, 67, Glyndon, MN, died Friday, December 29, 2017, at her home.
Peggy was born September 21, 1950, in Ada, MN, the daughter of Stanley and Ramona (Schurdevin) Habedank. She was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Twin Valley, MN, and graduated from high school with the class of 1968. Peggy graduated in July of 1969 from North Dakota State School of Science with a Licensed Practical Nursing degree.
Peggy and Michael Holte were married on August 30, 1968, in Twin Valley. She worked at Dakota Clinic (Fargo) in the medical/surgery department and later for the Veterans Administration Hospital in Fargo. She also worked for the Glyndon-Felton School District as a school nurse and para professional in the elementary school for over 20 years, until she was forced to retire after being diagnosed with lung cancer.
Peggy was very active in her community and was instrumental in establishing the Glyndon Girl Scouts. She was a member of the Glyndon Lioness Club, for many years and she taught vacation bible school and Sunday school at Glyndon Lutheran Church. She was also active with the church quilters, where she enjoyed serving lunch. Peggy enjoyed many hobbies including: gardening, genealogy, baking, cooking, crossword puzzles, scrapbooking, reading, sewing, and she worked many hours cross stitching blankets for her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved being at the lake and fishing, water skiing, bad mitten, and traveling. Her greatest accomplishment in this life was being a wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
Peggy is survived by her husband, Mike, her children; Michelle (Rodney) Fischer, Glyndon, MN, Jon (Jan) Holte, Barnesville, MN, Mona (Jeffrey) Gronner, Cromwell, MN, Joni (Jeremy) Gieseke, Glyndon, MN, 14 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, her parents Stanley and Ramona Habedank, Twin Valley, MN, her sisters, Connie Renshaw, Ada, MN, Dixie (Clifford) Fjeld, Faith, MN, her brothers, Steve of Twin Valley, MN, and Vernon of Eugene, OR, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her infant sister, Marilyn Habedank, father and mother-in-law, Ernie and Louise Holte, and brother-in-law, Jerry Holte.
Funeral: 11:00AM Friday, January 5, 2018, at Glyndon Lutheran Church, Glyndon, MN.
Visitation: Thursday, January 4, 2018, from 5:00PM to 7:00PM with a 6:30 PM prayer service at the church.
Interment: West Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery, Ulen, MN.
Fredrikson-Ganje Funeral Home, Ada, MN