Florine L. Fuchs, 93
Formerly of St. Cloud
Oct. 10, 1919 - May 3, 2013
Mass of Christian Burial will be 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at St. Augustine's Catholic Church in St. Cloud for Florine L. Fuchs, age 93 of Sartell and formerly of St. Cloud. Reverend Anthony Oelrich will officiate. Florine passed away on Friday, May 3, 2013 at her home. Private interment will take place at a later date at the Davis-Staples Cemetery, St. Cloud.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and after 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday at the church. Parish prayers will be at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.
Florine was born October 10, 1919 in Faribault, Minnesota to Azarie and Clara (Felix) Durand. She married Francis H. Fuchs in Faribault. Florine was employed as an Operator by Northwestern Bell Telephone in St. Cloud and later in Crystal for many years retiring in 1984. After retirement she worked part-time at Cub Foods East as a Food Demonstrator. Florine was a member of St. Augustine's parish.
Florine loved to read, cook, bake, socializing and visiting with people. She especially enjoyed spending time with family and she never knew a stranger. Florine was a wonderful mother and grandmother.
Florine is survived by her children, Dennis (Pam) Durand of St. Cloud, Mary Claire Vos of St. Cloud, Suzanne Fuchs of Minneapolis, Karen Knott of St. Cloud, Fran Schaefer of Sartell, and Laurie Ellett of St. Cloud; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and one great great grandson.
She was preceded in death by her husband; brothers and sisters, Eva Teril, Leona Stadler, Florence Gillen, Edward, Ernie, Wilfred, Henry, and Bernice Miellier.
Florine's family would like to thank St. Cloud Hospital Hospice.
Suzy- Your ma and family can't thank you enough, what you did for Ma these last years was amazing, May the Lord keep and bless you.