Lois M. (Ley) Lundemo
Lundemo, Lois M. (Ley) (of Watkins, Elk River, and Bloomington, MN) passed peacefully at her home March 17th, following a worsening of aortic stenosis, at the age of 96. Lois graduated from nurse's training at St. Catherine's College and later received her Bachelor's degree in Public Health from the U of M. She then became the first school nurse in Elk River in 1964 where she worked for almost 20 years. Themes of Lois' life were faith, service, and creativity, and the three often intertwined. She provided countless hours of support to her church and community and received numerous awards for volunteer work, saying she "just did it because it was needed". She made over 1000 quilts for family,...