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Fenna De Boer

Fenna De Boer

Fenna "Fannie" De Boer passed away on Saturday, September 14, 2013, at the South Shore Care Center in Worthington, Minnesota.

Born May 21, 1932, in Ellsworth, Minnesota, she was the daughter of John De Boer of Holland and Anna (Bosmen) De Boer, also of Holland. Fenna is survived by her brother, Harm De Boer, of Fairbanks, Alaska. Her brother, Johan De Boer of Alpena, Michigan, precedes her. She also leaves two nieces in New England and a nephew in Italy.

Fenna graduated from Wayne State Teachers College, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Fenna spent many years as a teacher in government schools in foreign countries. She truly enjoyed learning about other cultures and had an extensive doll collection from around the world.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Benson Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements.