Eleanor M. Hammond(1923 - 2012)

Eleanor M. Hammond, 88


Dec. 29, 1923 - May 1, 2012

Memorial Services will be on Friday, May 4, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Rejoice Lutheran Church in Clearwater for Eleanor M. Hammond, age 88 of Clearwater who passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at her home. Reverend Scott Gjevre will officiate. Interment will take place at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church. Arrangements were by the Daniel Funeral Home, Clearwater.

Eleanor was born on December 29, 1923 in Perham, Minnesota to Edward and Wanda (Strelau) Schultz. She was an elementary school teacher in the Anoka-Hennepin School District. Eleanor married Roger R. Hammond on June 19, 1948 in Roswell, New Mexico. She has lived in Clearwater for the past ten years and was a member of Rejoice Lutheran Church.

She enjoyed reading, traveling, sewing and quilting, she especially loved her family and friends.

Eleanor is survived by her children; Wayne (Luki), Bruce (Darlene) and Merilee Johnson; seven grandchildren; and one great granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Roger on June 29, 2008; brothers, Alvin and Wilmar.

Memorials are preferred to Heartland Hospice or Rejoice Lutheran Church.


Funeral Home

Daniel Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1100 Professional Drive Clearwater, MN 55320
(320) 558-2232

Published in the St. Cloud Times on May 3, 2012