Vera Mae Mallan, died on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, she was 86 years old. She was born Sept. 8, 1927, in Danvers. She fought a courageous battle with breast cancer for many years and passed peacefully.
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Survivors include her two sons, Wayne (Jean) Mallan and Mike (Nancy) Mallan, both from Rochester; and her daughter, Patricia (David) Smith from Lakeville. Vera had eight grandchildren and five, soon to be six, great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Marge (Leo) Pierson; and two brothers, Dennis (Donna) Radtke and Delmer Radtke.
Vera was preceded in death by her husband, Lyle and her parents.
The funeral service for Vera Mae Mallan will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 9, at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in southwest Rochester, with Rev. Ann Siverling officiating. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens in Rochester. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Macken Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements and online condolences are welcome at mackenfuneralhome.com.
Macken Funeral Home & Cremation Services
1105 12th Street SouthEast Rochester, MN 55904
Published in The Post-Bulletin on Aug. 6, 2014