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Ramona (Mona) Marie Blough

Ramona (Mona) Marie Blough

Ramona (Mona) Marie Blough, age 61 of Hastings passed away peacefully at Augustana Health Care Center of Hastings on Saturday, December 23, 2017.

Mona was born October 2, 1956 in Saint Paul. She graduated from Hastings High School in 1974 and spent her life in Hastings. She enjoyed baking and spending time with her grandchildren and had a great love for animals, especially dogs.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Dick and Joan Blough.

Mona is survived by her Daughters, Tanya (Chris Schipp) and Jo Ann Bauer (Greg Arnold). Her siblings Pete (Karen Tix), Bob (Barb Ginther), Chris Blough Mahowald, and Tim (Verra). Her Grandchildren, Jacob, Daniel and Kaylee Schipp and Ella Bauer. Her niece Maia Mahowald and great nephew Sage Herringshaw.

Mona has requested her body be donated to the University of Minnesota for research and education. There will be a private family memorial to be held after the New Year. A donor memorial will be held in November 2018. Notices will be sent to family and friends prior to the memorial.

The family would like to extend their appreciation and special thanks to Augustana Health Care Center of Hastings and Grace Hospice for the amazing care and support provided to Mona and her family during this difficult time.