Dolores A. Manders, age 67, of Hastings died July 16, 2009, at the Regina Medical Center in Hastings
Dolores was born March 14, 1942, in Eau Claire, Wis., to Harold and Rosamond (Cook) Anderson. She worked in home health care, and was now thoroughly enjoying her time at Oak Ridge Manor with her many friends and all the arts and crafts. She also loved to play cards, her favorite game being bridge. Dolores enjoyed spending time with her family, especially the grandkids.
Dolores was preceded in death by her parents and two granddaughters.
She is survived by her six children, John (Gina) Waterhouse and Lynne (Mark) Mahowald all of Hastings, Christine (Kevin) Dunning of Prescott, Wis., Deb (Ray) Kaiser and David (Terri) Waterhouse all of Hastings, Jennifer Waterhouse of Las Vegas; 20 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and sister, Joan (Bill) Krippner of Plymouth, Minn.
The funeral Mass, with Fr. James Perkl officiating, was held July 20, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Hastings. Interment followed in Sacred Heart Cemetery, Eau Claire, Wis. The grandson pallbearers were Jason and James Mahowald, Tyler and Mason Dunning, Jordan Swanson, Matthew and Jacob Kaiser; grandson honorary pallbearers were Koi Waterhouse and Gus Waterhouse.
Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419. www.caturia-smidtfh.com