Edith Madeline Thomsen, age 76, of Nisswa, passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family. Edith was born in Crosby to Christian & Tessie (Detzler) Nelson. She married Tom Thomsen on May 3, 1958 in Crosby, and together they had four children.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband of almost 60 years, Tom; daughter, Roxana (Dennis) Bromen of Merrifield; sons: Wayne (Lani) of Nisswa, Michael (Kim) of Brainerd and Paul (Dana) of St. Cloud; 12 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; sisters: Rose Lambert of Billings, MT, Shirley Warner of Baxter, Lucy Thomsen of Baxter, Emma Jackson of Nisswa, Mabel Nelson of Prairie DeChein, WI; brother, Emil (Cathy) Nelson of San Angelo, TX; many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Louis, Ernest, John and Russell; sisters: Alice, Betty, Marie and Lucile.
A memorial service for Edith will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 at 1PM at Christ Community Church in Nisswa. Visitation will be from 12-1PM, Friday at the Church.
Caring for Edith & the Thomsen Family
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
Brainerd Chapel 218-829-3581