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Edna Kieffer, 93

Edna M. Kieffer, 93, of Hastings, died Sunday, August 24.

Edna was born November 5, 1920 in Hastings to William and Agnes (McNamara) Riley. She graduated from Hastings High School in 1938, and then from Eitel Hospital for her nursing degree. She married Charles Kieffer on November 9, 1946 at St. Boniface Catholic Church. Edna worked at Regina Hospital for 22 years as an RN. Edna was loved by all. Everyone will miss her Irish smile and her great sense of humor.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles and seven siblings.

Edna is survived by her children: Ray (Susan) Kieffer of Nisswa, Bill (Kymi) Kieffer of Rosemont, Mary Lou (Brad) Tittensor of Nampa, Idaho, Lewis (Sue) Kieffer of Apple Valley and Micky (Ted) Feyder of Nisswa; 17 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, August 27 at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 Seventh Street East, Hastings. The funeral Mass, officiated by Fr. Thomas Mroczka will be held 10 a.m., Thursday, August 28 at St. Annes Church, 2445 County Rd. E. in White Bear Lake. Interment will follow in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Cemetery, Hastings, Minn. Pallbearers are Riley, Justin and Joseph Kieffer, Sam and Will Feyder, Ryan, Drew, Charlie Kieffer, and Travis Tittensor.

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