Eunice McAlpine

Services for Eunice McAlpine, 90, of Elk River, formerly of Dayton and Merrifield, were Thursday, June 28, 2012, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Dayton.

Interment was at Minnesota State Veteran’s Cemetery, Little Falls.

Mrs. McAlpine died peacefully surrounded by her family at Ivy’s Meadowvale Place June 23.

Preceded death by her husband, Clarence; son, Kenny; grandsons, Dan and Pat; parents, Earl and Rose; brothers, Gordon and Neil.

Survived by her children, Richard (Geri)), Kathy Larson, Shirley (Rob) Dreissig, Roger, Carol Bartness, Bruce (Nancy), Sharon (Larry) Weiss, Joany (Mark) Scharber, Clarice (Wayne) Simonson; 27 grandchildren and 49 great grandchildren.

Also survived by Mona McAlpine wife of the late Kenny McAlpine; sisters, Joanne Solinger and Irene Hilliard (Mickey), special family friend, Dick Nelles and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Mrs. McAlpine enjoyed camping, traveling, crocheting, and watching the MN Twins. She enjoyed living at the lake home for 25 years. She embraced Ivy’s Meadowvale Place as her new home. Above all, she loved and cherished her time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorials preferred to Ivy’s Meadowvale Place, CAER (Elk River) or CROSS (Rogers).