Urdahl, Celeste S.
Rochester: On January 19, 2014 at the age of 95, Celeste S. Urdahl, beloved wife of Lloyd B. Urdahl, died peacefully in her sleep.
Celeste was born on August 5, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois and attended Wright Junior College with a Bachelor's Degree from Vanderbilt University
and Master's Degree from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She was an accomplished legal secretary at Hubachek and Kelly in Chicago; a court reporter and assignment commissioner at the Court of Common Pleas in Athens, Ohio; Assistant Professor at Alfred State College and Secretary to a succession of directors at The Memorial Art Gallery. She was past President of American Daughters of Sweden, Chicago, Illinois. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Lloyd B. Urdahl, a nephew, Eric Roy Sampson, and Lars Olsson, a cousin once removed.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the Friendly Home and Marsha Raines Associates for their compassionate care. A memorial service to celebrate Celeste's life will be announced in May. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Daughters of Sweden, 2421 Fox Meadow Circle, Northfield, Illinois 60093.