Grace Selix, age 74,of Mora died October 10, 2008 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.Memorial service will be held at the Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel, on Tuesday, October 14th at 2pm. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Grace Mae Selix was born March 15, 1934 in Wendell, Minnesota to Oscar and Isabelle Michals. She was raised and lived her early years in Glenwood. Grace married Harold Selix on November 12, 1949 in Glenwood. They later moved to the Cambridge Isanti area where they lived for 30 years. Her husband, Harold, died on December 28, 2000. After Harold’s death she moved to Mora where she has since made her home. Besides the family activities she enjoyed crocheting, sewing, making rugs on her loom, going to the casino and making quilts. Grace donated several quilts through Calvary Lutheran Church in Mora.
Grace passed away on October 10, 2008 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis at the age of 74 years, 6 months and 25 days. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; grandson, Little Timmy Selix; brother, Clayton Michals.
Grace is survived by 6 sons, Harold (Debbie) of Mora, David (Diane) of Brook Park, Daniel (Sharon) of Stacy, Larry and Gary, Tim (Carla) of Mora; 2 daughters, Nancy Stevens of Isanti, Carolyn (Barry) Johnson of Moose Lake; 21 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Betty (Vernon) Thompson of Bloomington, Harriet (Frank) Letourmeau of Blaine; and by many other relatives and friends.
The interment service will be in the East Bradford Cemetery immediately following the memorial service.