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Edith J. Chamberlain, 87

Edith J. Chamberlain, age 87, of Hastings died Feb. 19, at Augustana Health Care Center.

Edith was born Dec. 3, 1926, in Hastings, to George and Esther (Wilhelm) Stoudt. She was a Hastings High School graduate, class of 1944, and married Harold B. Chamberlain on June 4, 1949, in Hastings.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Harold; siblings Ruth Chamberlain, Elsie Powers, Paul Stoudt, and Helen Komorouski.

Edith is survived by her five sons: Morris (Dottie) of Hastings, Roger (Diane) of North Oaks, Kevin (Faith) of Hastings, Mark (Shari) of Pine Island, and Bruce (Melissa) of Minneapolis; ten grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and four siblings Anna Hughes of Lincoln, Neb., John (Charlotte) Stoudt of Hastings, Marian Finegan of Mound, and George Stoudt of Hastings.

The funeral service, officiated by Rev. Christopher Kneen, will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at United Methodist Church of Hastings, 615 W. 15th St., with visitation held two hours prior to the service. Interment will follow in Lakeside Cemetery, Hastings. Pallbearers are Keith, Jeff, Mike, Ryan, Dylan, and Luke Chamberlain.

Arrangements made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419.

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