Eileen M. Flanders, 88
August 6, 1924-October 11, 2012
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 AM on Monday, October 15, at St. Louis Catholic Church in Paynesville, for Eileen M. Flanders, 88, of Paynesville, who died October 11, 2012. Burial will be in the Parish Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM on Sunday at the Daniel-Anderson Funeral Home in Paynesville, and on Monday from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM at St. Louis Catholic Church in Paynesville.
Eileen was born on August 6, 1924, in Willmar to John and Agnes (Kavanagh) Carroll. She grew up in the town of Kandiyohi and graduated from Willmar High School. She married Kenneth Flanders on October 25, 1941. She was a legal secretary and travel agent in Paynesville. Eileen was proud of her Irish heritage, which she instilled in her children.
Eileen is survived by: children Diane (James) Braegelman of St. Cloud, Angela (Craig) Bruntlett of LaFayette, IN, Michael (Jo), Patrick (Amy), Barry (Janet) all of Paynesville; 15 grand- children; 15 great-grand- children; sister Kathleen Norine.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and brother Daniel Carroll.
The Flanders family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks and gratitude to the staff of Koronis Manor for their kindness and loving care.