The life of the late State Sen. Nancy Brataas, of Rochester, will be celebrated at two events in May. Nancy died April 17, 2014, of lung disease.
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Her Rochester funeral will be held Saturday, May 10, with visitation at 10 a.m. and the service at 11 a.m. with a light noon luncheon. All will be held in Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place N.W., Rochester, MN 55901.
A St. Paul celebration of her contributions to Minnesota's civic life will be held Sunday, May 18, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in an open-mic format at the University Club of St. Paul, 420 Summit Ave., St. Paul MN 55102. Valet parking available.
She is survived by her daughter, Anne, her son-in-law, Charles Hathaway, their sons, Kip and Aaron, all of St. Paul; and her sister, Joan Osborn of Norwalk, Conn.
Memorials may be made to Mayo Clinic, University of Minnesota Rochester, Clearway Minnesota — or any cause of your choosing that needs help.
Nancy was here to help; she believed we all are.
Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place N.W., Rochester, MN 55901, 507-289-3600, ranfranzandvinefh.com.
Ranfranz & Vine Funeral Homes & Crematory
5421 Royal Pl Nw Rochester, MN 55901
Published in The Post-Bulletin on Apr. 23, 2014