Ethel M. LaDage, 84

Ethel M. LaDage, a resident of St. Cloud, formerly of Little Falls, passed away Monday, March 26, 2012,  at Talahi Care Center in St. Cloud.

Funeral service for Ethel M. LaDage will be held Saturday at 11 AM at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls.  Burial will be in the Oakland Cemetery.  Friends may call Saturday from 10 AM until the service at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls.

Ethel was born July 17, 1927, in Little Falls, to the late William and Ada (Peterson) Randall Sr. She grew up in Little Falls, was baptized at the First Congregational Church and graduated from Little Falls High School in 1945. Ethel was employed as an insurance claims specialist in Minneapolis, for 32 years. She was united in marriage to Donald LaDage Aug. 25, 1962, in Crystal. Donald passed away March 13, 1971. After retiring, Ethel moved to Cloquest, for nine years. She then moved to Elk River, in 2007 and since 2009, she has resided at the Talahi Care Center in St. Cloud. Ethel enjoyed traveling; fishing; growing vegetables and flowers and working with ceramics.

Ethel is survived by many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband,  Donald; sisters, Judy Sroka, Bernice Brown and Evelyn Trafas; brothers, William Randall Jr, Richard and Donald Randall.

Casketbearers were nephews.

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