Name: Mabel M. Spengler
Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud
St. Michael's Catholic Church, St. Cloud
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, January 29, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Reverend Bernard Gruenes will officiate. Burial will be at 2:00 p.m. at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls.
Relatives and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and one hour prior to services at the church on Friday. Parish prayers will be at 5:30 p.m. followed by the St. Cloud Eagles Aerie #622 Ladies Auxiliary at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mabel was born on May 9, 1927 in Crosby, Minnesota to Eiler and Mabel (Bacon) Henrickson. She was united in marriage to Earl G. Spengler on May 18, 1946 in Deerwood, Minnesota. After raising her children, Mabel was employed as an inspector for Vision Ease, retiring in 1985. She was a member of St. Michael’s Parish and Mission Group, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Granite Post #428 Ladies Auxiliary, St. Cloud Eagles Aerie #622 Ladies Auxiliary and volunteered at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Mabel enjoyed family bible studies, dancing, traveling, keeping fit, collecting dolls, helping and providing support to others. She had a sense of style and beauty within. Mabel will be remembered for her devotion to and love of God and family.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Dawn of St. Cloud; children, Denny (Carol) of Ramsey, Shar of St. Cloud, Gordy (Gwen) of St. Cloud, Mark (Becky) of Monument, Colorado, Renee of St. Cloud and Tom (Angie) of Ramsey; 14 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Ramona Mohs of St. Cloud, Marion (Al) Fox of Montana, Everett (Lina) of Florida and Richard (Jan) of Isle.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Earl on October 23, 2007; son, Donny; brothers and sister, Norman, Lorraine Lundgren, Phil and Eiler.