Nellie M. Dunne

Feb. 6, 1908 - Dec. 31, 2005

Nellie M. Dunne, formerly of Waukesha, died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2005, in Golden Valley, Minn., at the age of 97. She was born on Feb. 6, 1908, in Pickwick, Minn., the daughter of James and Flora (nee Phillips) Drummond. She was united in marriage to Michael Dunne.

She worked in the credit department for J.C. Penny for more than 30 years before retiring. Then Nellie resided in Treasure Island, Fla., for the past 30 years.

Nellie will be sadly missed by her three children, William "Bill" Dunne of Houston, Moe (Joe) Schoenwalder of Pewaukee and Scott (Lin) Dunne of Gages Lake, Ill.; grandchildren, Kim (Terry) Wells, Kyle (Greg) Hood, Todd Schoenwalder, Mike (Linda) Dunne, Erin (John) Rosenberg and Amanda Dunne.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Michael, in 1974.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 5, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 822 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. Mass on Thursday at the church. Burial will immediately follow at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.

Memorials are appreciated to Calvary Lutheran Church Building Fund, 7520 Golden Valley Rd., Golden Valley, MN 55427.

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