Services for Rosella J. Patenaude, 93, who died Aug. 24 at Hillsboro Community Hospital, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Ebenfeld Mennonite Brethren Church, rural Hillsboro.
Relatives will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Born July 27, 1929, in rural Dover, Minnesota, to Roy Palmer and Lady Alice (Rollman) Carpenter, she married Robert J. Patenaude on Aug. 11, 1950, in York, Nebraska.
Survivors include son Robert Patenaude Jr. of Ridgecrest, California; daughters Phyllis Richert and Annette Klamm of Hillsboro; brother Paul Carpenter of Mississippi; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Her husband, sisters Ruth Ubben and Juanita Hahn, and a great-grandson preceded her in death.
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