Ora S. Flanagan
Ora S. Flanagan, age 97 of Mankato, passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Woodland Hills Chapel in Mankato, with Pastor Jay Dahlvang officiating. Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Tuesday afternoon from 12:00 noon until the hour of services at Woodland Hills Funeral Home.
Ora Sylvia was born on February 12, 1922 to Oscar and Bertha (Blackstad) Jukulen in St. James, Minnesota. She graduated from St. James High School in 1940. On July 4, 1954 she was united in marriage to Burton E. "Bud" Flanagan in Mankato, Minnesota. Ora was a wonderful homemaker and mother. She enjoyed sewing, baking, gardening, bike riding, picnics, and having a good manhattan. Ora loved time spent with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Bill (Deb), Jim, Doug (Jeanne), Bonnie (Grant Metz); 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sisters, Norma, Florence (Don); several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, "Bud" in 2003; 3 sisters.
A Special Thank You to Mayo Hospice from Ora's Family for the wonderful care they have given to their mother.
Published on November 22, 2019


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Nov 25, 2019
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Annabell, MonaLee and Greg Hendrickson
Nov 24, 2019
Our condolences to your family and all of us that loved Ora.
Bill and Jim, bless your hearts for the years of care you gave your Mom. Especially towards the end, we know this was extremely difficult, yet you honored your beautiful Moms wishes to pass away in her home.
We pray for comfort and peace for your family knowing that your Mom is watching over you from heaven and just as she told you, she was ready and wanting to go.
Take care and may God Bless you!!❤🙏
Nov 24, 2019
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Nancy (Otsea) Dreke
Nov 23, 2019
Sending thoughts and prayers to the family.
John and Deb Olson
Nov 23, 2019
So sorry for your loss!
John & Dawn Thompson
Nov 23, 2019
Your mom was a very special lady and will always be remembered. Our thoughts are with you.
LeAnn Hendrickson
Nov 22, 2019
So sorry to hear about your sweet Mom🙏🏻 She was a great friend to our family!