Florence E. Gustafson, age 93, of Isanti, died July 11, 2018 at Prairie Senior Cottages in Isanti. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, July 29th from 11:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. at the Isanti Community Center.
Florence Elvina Gustafson was born May 27, 1925 in Big Stone, Minnesota to John and Edna (Stubbs) Middleton. Florence was raised in Mound, Minnesota. She married Harold M. Gustafson on March 21, 1942. They made their home in Minneapolis for several years. They moved to Isanti in 1968 and then to Oak Park in 1989. After her husband’s death she moved to Princeton in 1996. Just this past November 2017 she moved to Prairie Senior Cottages in Isanti. In past years she attended Oxlip Evangelical Free Church in Isanti and then Maywood Covenant Church in Oak Park. Florence enjoyed jigsaw puzzles and word find puzzles. In earlier years she enjoyed gardening, canning, making jelly, crocheting, embroidering, knitting, polka music and old time country music.
Florence died July 11, 2018 at Prairie Senior Cottages in Isanti at the age of 93 years. Besides her parents she was preceded in Death by her husband, Harold; son David Gustafson; grandson, Joshua Culbertson; great-grandson, Brandon Gustafson; 4 brothers; 2 sisters. She is survived by 3 children, Dennis Gustafson, Donald Gustafson, Debra (Paul) Culbertson; 9 grandchildren; 26 great- grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and by other relatives and friends.