Cecelia E. Vos, age 95, (formerly of St. Anthony, Minn.) of Franklin, died Wednesday, April 15, 2021 at Franklin Rehabilitation Healthcare Center in Franklin, Minnesota. Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, April 23, 2021 at the St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony, Minnesota at 11:00 am. Visitation will be on Friday, April 23 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at the church. Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls.
Cecelia was born on April 21, 1925 on the family farm in Krain Township by St. Anthony, Minnesota, to Anton and Rose (Mader) Vos. She was a very devote Catholic and a member of the St. Anthony Catholic Church. She loved visiting with people and discussing her Catholic faith, gardening, reading and shopping. She worked as a housekeeper at the Saint Cloud Hospital before moving to Mankato. She was employed at a chocolate candy company in Mankato for a number of years. After she left the candy company she was a housekeeper for the priests of the Mankato area.
Cecelia is survived by two sisters-Tillie (Lloyd) Ebnet, of Albany and Odelia Baden, of Brillion, Wisconsin, and many nieces and nephews. Cecelia was preceded in death by her parents, Anton and Rose Vos; 4 brothers; Ray, Sylvester, Nicholas, and Gregor, 3 sisters; Dorothy Rose, Hattie Baier, and Rosemary Casper.