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Elaine K. McCready, 93

Elaine K. McCready, age 93, of Hastings died Aug. 11, at the Regina Assisted Living Facility in Hastings.

Elaine was born March 10, 1921, in Hastings to Percy and Gladys (Rosenquist) McCallum. She was a Hastings High School graduate, class of 1938, and married Paul J. McCready in St. Paul on May 26, 1952. Elaine loved flowers and gardening, enjoyed needlepoint and was an avid reader.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Paul.

Elaine is survived by her daughter, Kathleen (Dale) Wolpers of Savage, Minn.; granddaughter, Cayla Wolpers of Minneapolis; brother, Keith McCallum of Prescott, Wis.; also a niece and nephews.

The memorial service, officiated by Rev. Ralph Olsen, will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15, at St. Philip's Lutheran Church, 1401 West Fifteenth St., Hastings. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will follow at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

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