Services for Sylvia Arlene Dee, 86, of Brainerd were Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Brenny Funeral Chapel in Baxter.
Interment was at Mound Cemetery in Brooklyn Center.
Mrs. Dee died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Woodland Oakwood Homes in Brainerd. She was born Sept. 1, 1925, in Pine River to Sylvester and Minnie (Skow) Fairley.
She lived in Osseo most of her life.
She was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes where she was a very active member. She enjoyed reading and knitting and she loved to travel.
Mrs. Dee received the WCCO award for volunteer work.
She is survived by her nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Dee was preceded in death by her husband, Laurence; parents, Sylvester and Minnie; brothers and sister, Robert Fairley, Elmer Fairley, Roger Vernon and Leona Welsh.
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