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Cottonwood County

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Cottonwood County

Index to Locations

  • Westbrook New Home (Rosehill) Mennonite Cemetery
  • Windom Lakeview Cemetery

    New Home (Rosehill) Mennonite Cemetery
    Westbrook, Cottonwood County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Elaine Harder (1947-2013) — also known as Elaine Renee Rupp — of Jackson, Jackson County, Minn. Born in Cottonwood County, Minn., December 27, 1947. Republican. Insurance business; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 22-B, 1995-2004. Female. Lutheran. Died, in St. Anthony Health Care Center, St. Anthony, Hennepin County, Minn., September 24, 2013 (age 65 years, 271 days). Interment at New Home (Rosehill) Mennonite Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of Russell Jacob Rupp (1920-2005) and Eunice Lucille (Moreviska) Rupp (1922-2006); married, July 17, 1970, to Ronald Dale Harder (1940-2010).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial — Minnesota Legislator record

    Lakeview Cemetery
    Windom, Cottonwood County, Minnesota
    Politicians buried here:
      Evelyn Silliman Malone (1905-1981) — also known as Evelyn Malone; Evelyn I. Silliman; Mrs. M. W. Malone — of Windom, Cottonwood County, Minn. Born in Windom, Cottonwood County, Minn., December 25, 1905. Democrat. School teacher; librarian; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1948, 1952 (alternate), 1960; Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor state chair, 1960-62. Female. Methodist. Member, American Association of University Women; Order of the Eastern Star; Daughters of the American Revolution. Struck by a car while walking in Sun City, Arizona, and died soon after, in a hospital at Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz., February 18, 1981 (age 75 years, 55 days). Interment at Lakeview Cemetery.
      Relatives: Daughter of William LeRoy Silliman and Lottie (Pletz) Silliman; married, January 12, 1943, to Maurice William 'Pat' Malone (1895-1968); married, June 7, 1975, to John O. Burton (died 1980).
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial

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