Agnes Sorenson, 85, Erdahl, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at the Barrett Care Center.
Agnes Nora (Goldstein) Sorenson was born November 1, 1925, in Webster (Day County), South Dakota, to John and Mary (Stich) Goldstein. The family moved to the Millerville, Minnesota, area when Agnes was a toddler. The family later moved to a farm south of Evansville. She attended rural school at District #49.
On June 3, 1953, Agnes was married to Russell Sorenson at St. Ann's Catholic Church in Brandon. The couple made their home in Erdahl where they raised two sons, Roger and Art. Russell passed away June 23, 2002.
Agnes was an avid gardener, belonging to the Grant County Garden Club, and was eager to share her experiences with those who asked. She was a dedicated member of St. Olaf's Catholic Church in Elbow Lake and Christian Mothers.
Survivors include her sons Roger (Wendy) of Eagle Bend and Art of Elbow Lake; grandson Corey Sorenson of Rogers, and granddaughters Joy Sorenson of Eagle Bend and Emily (Josh) Ritter of Sauk Centre.
Agnes was preceded in death by her parents John and Mary Goldstein, and her husband Russell
Funeral: 2:00 pm Sat., Nov. 13, 2010, St. Olaf's Catholic Church, Elbow Lake
Clergy: Fr. Arlie Sowada
Cemetery: St. Loretto's Cemetery, Elbow Lake
Visitation: one hour prior to service