Doris Mjoness, age 90, of Canby, Minnesota passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Sanford Canby Medical Center. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at the Providence Valley Lutheran Church, rural Dawson, MN. Burial will be at the Providence Valley Lutheran Cemetery, rural Dawson, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church on Sunday. The Houseman Funeral Home Birk Chapel of Canby is entrusted with the arrangements.
Doris Mjoness, age 90, of Canby, Minnesota passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Sanford Canby Medical Center. Funeral Service are pending at this time.
Doris Lavonne Mjoness was born September 9, 1928 on the family farm in Riverside Township, Lac Que Parle County, Minnesota near Dawson to parents Axel and Rose (Connor) Hedberg. She attended country school along with her siblings and was raised on the farm.
On December 13, 1969 Doris was united in marriage to Noel Jerome Mjoness in Watertown, South Dakota. The couple lived in St. Paul, MN as Noel worked as a factory representative for Bowman and Doris worked for 3-M for many years and she retired in 1979. Later they moved to a home in Oshkosh Township, near Canby. Noel died on May 10, 2002.
Doris enjoyed crocheting, sewing and knitting. She had a special love for puppies and raising dogs. She was member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary where Doris and Noel volunteered to helping disabled veterans for countless years. She was a member of Providence Valley Lutheran Church.
Doris is survived by her daughter, Sandra (Gary) Kluender of Eagan, MN; stepchildren: Pam, Lori, Scott, Geri, Kari, Corey, Shelley and Jodi and numerous step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one brother David (Ardyth) Hedberg of St. Paul, MN and numerous nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her siblings Roselle Brockmuller, Arlean Baird and Clarence Hedberg.