Beverly Jane Stonehouse

OBITUARY - Beverly Jane Stonehouse


Beverly Jane Stonehouse, age 86 of Big Lake, MN passed away at her residence on Monday August 4, 2014.  A Memorial Service will be held at Snake River Church of rural Becker on Friday August 8, 2014 at 2 PM.  There will be a private interment.  Funeral arrangements are with the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.

Beverly was born on June 10, 1928 in Becker Township to Albert and Zella (Lott) Fredrickson.  She grew up on her parents rural Becker farm and attended and graduated from Big Lake High School in 1946.  She was married to George Stonehouse on June 17, 1948.  Beverly made her home in Big Lake her entire life.   

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Zella;  and a brother Gerald Fredrickson.  Beverly is survived by her daughter Diana Stonehouse;  son Dale Stonehouse;  6 grandchildren Tanya (Nick) Thimis, Wendy Rose, Tony Rose, Mallory Stonehouse, Joella Stonehouse, Kayla Stonehouse;  2 great grandchildren Alexander and Andrew Thimis;  and a brother Gordon Fredrickson of Anoka, MN.  



NEW BIG LAKE BOUTIQUE OWNERS are Beth Koch, Shanna Romsdahl and Aadra Mielke.

FROM HOLLYHOCK FARM near Becker, Teresa Kukowski and her alpaca Francine have beautiful eyes and make beautiful garments from alpaca wool.

(L to R) Michelle Garcia and Steve Karel, two of the newest faces at the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge, are looking forward to the opening of the Oak Savanna Learning Center in October. (Photo by Aleah Stenberg)

VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE Big Lake’s Knowledge Bowl Team made their very first trip to state last week and came home with sixth place medals. Team members are (from the left), Jake Dickinson, Jack Flicker, Peter Wallace, Tim Poffenberger and Jacob Block. The team is coached by Teacher Angela McCormack. (Submitted photo).