Ellen Elizabeth (OESTERREICH) DRETZKE

Age 92, of South St. Paul, MN Passed away peacefully on April 3, 2013 surrounded by her loving daughters and friends. Ellen was under the compassionate care of Augustana Regent Burnsville Care Suite staff and Fairview Home Healthcare and Hospice. Preceded in death by husband Clarence of 65 years, sister Betty, and daughter Jane Ellen. Survived by daughters Janet and Judy and twin sister Ellaner Carlton. Ellen loved shopping, jewelry, dancing, sitting in the sun and celebrating any occasion. Celebration of Life will be on Sunday, April 14th, 2013 from 3:30-6:00 PM at Augustana Regent, 14500 Regent Ln., Burnsville, MN. Memorial donations in Ellen's memory can be made to the Como Park Conservatory at www.comofriends.org or by check made out to Como Friends.




Published in Pioneer Press on Apr. 7, 2013