Maggie Latvala, age 82, of St. Francis passed away June 13, 2023 at home. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, June 20th at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in East Bethel. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Margaret Frances Latvala was born on April 30, 1941 in Aitkin, MN to August and Marie Gnahn. She married James Latvala on September 25, 1965. They made their first home in Columbia Heights before moving to Cedar in 1971. Maggie worked for Hennepin County, 21st Century Bank and the city of East Bethel. She enjoyed playing the piano,
quilting and reading. Maggie volunteered her time at Our Saviour’s as well as an AARP tax aide. She appreciated spending time in book club, quilting group, and weekly golf outings with her friends.
Maggie was preceded in death by her husband, James, and her parents. She is survived by her son, Jeffrey of Hudson, WI; daughter, Carrie (Jim) Jerylo and their children, Lucas and Elise of Andover; sister, Millie (Stan) Grunenwald of Grand Rapids, MN; and many relatives and friends.