Evelyn E. Lieske, age 86 of Henderson died on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at the Rivers Edge Hospital in St. Peter, MN. Funeral services will be on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church in Arlington Township, Sibley County, MN. Visitation will be at the Church on Sunday from 3:00 p.m. ~ 7:00 p.m. and continue on Monday morning from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Rev. Gary Ruckman will officiate the services.
Evelyn was born on May 6, 1930 to Herbert & Alma (Hulke) Bode in Courtland, MN. She was Baptized on May 10, 1930 & Confirmed April 2, 1941 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Courtland. She attended Immanuel Lutheran Grade School and graduated from Nicollet High School. Evelyn was united in marriage to Karl Lieske on March 26, 1951 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Courtland, MN. The couple lived and farmed west of Henderson, MN most of their lives.
Evelyn is survived by her husband, Karl; Sons; Ron (Jayne) Lieske of Henderson, MN, James Lieske of Eden Prairie, MN and Glenn (Lori) Lieske of Northfield, MN. Grandchildren; Kyle, Chad, Luke and Hootie Lieske; Angela (Jake) Freedman, Nicole, Emily and Alana Lieske. Great-grandson, Leo Freedman. sister, Elnor Bollum of Goodhue, MN and brother, Bert (Bev) Bode of Courtland, MN; Nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Elvira Muesing and other relatives and friends.
Published on March 5, 2017