AP NEWS

Lovilla Graves

March 13, 2019

Lovilla (June) Graves, 86, peacefully went to be with the Lord Saturday, March 9, 2019.

She was born to Warren and Marian (Ehlenfeldt) Hill June 6, 1932. June married Steven Graves Nov. 5, 1949, in Plainview. They were married for 66 years before Steve passed March 1, 2016. Together they had four daughters, Linda (Pete) Adamovich of Naperville, Ill., Janet (Rick) Blair of Oak Grove, Minn., Donna Mihalow of St. Francis, Minn. and Cheryl Kuiper of Coon Rapids, Minn. She is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, and one sister, Darlene (Glen) Boynton of Rushford.

In 1968 the family moved from Winona to Minneapolis area and in 1993 retired in Rochester. She had a good life and was very happy when they spent winters in Texas and Arizona. In 2013 they moved to Coon Rapids to be closer to their children. June enjoyed spending time with her family, playing cards, cooking, baking, flowers and gardening. She will be missed greatly by everyone who knew her.

Funeral service is at 11:30 a.m. Friday, March 15, at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Plainview with Mr. Bill Wohlers officiating. Burial is at Greenwood Cemetery in Plainview. Visitation is 10 a.m. Friday until the time of service at the funeral home.

Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, 57 3rd St. SW, Plainview, Minn., 55964, 507-534-2003

Schadandzabelfuneralhomes.com.