Virginia M. Lunde, age 81, of Hastings, died Dec. 8, 2009, at her home.
Virginia Marie was born July 8, 1928, in Minneapolis, to Henry and Rose (McLean) Hecker. She was united in marriage to Dr. Paul Lunde on Sept. 24, 1960, in Hastings.
Virginia enjoyed golfing and travel.
She was preceded in death by both parents; sisters, Rosemarie and Arlene; and her husband, Dr. Paul Evans Lunde.
Survivors include her daughter, Nancy (Tom) Gallagher of Purcellville, Va.; brother, David Hecker of Wasilla, Alaska; and nieces and nephews.
Interment was held at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, with services to be held at a later date.
Arrangements were handled by the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419, www.caturia-smidtfh.com.