Volden, Mary Lee (nee Skahen)
December 5, 1922 – November 10, 2014
Age 91, of Minneapolis, passed into heaven November 10, 2014 just shy of her 92 birthday surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, John (Bud ) Volden. Survived by her 7 children, Laurey Johnson (Virgil), Marilyn Schaefer (Jim), Carolyn Larson (Ron), Jackie Gallagher (Mike), Penny Hanson (Mark), Cherie Smith (Tony), John Volden (Mona); 18 grand-children; 30 great-grand children; sister, Lolly Douglas; brother, Thomas Skahen, (Sally); and many loving nieces and nephews. Mary Lee was full of love and touched everyone that she encountered in her life in a very special way, instilling strong spirituality, love and honor to all of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren who have been indelibly touched by her amazing spirit. Mass of Christian burial at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Chapel, Minneapolis, MN, November 15, 2014; 10:00 AM. Rosary 9 AM prior to Mass at St. Anthony Chapel. Memorials preferred to St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Chapel or Catholic Elder Care Home.