|Leatrice Minnett Hauge
Born: June 29, 1926 Died: August 15, 2018
Leatrice Minnett Hauge (92) died peacefully surrounded by her loving family in Morris, IL on August 15, 2018. Leatrice was
the oldest daughter of the late Olaf Severson and Nina (Halvorson) Severson.
Born June 29, 1926 in Blue Earth, Minnesota Lea lived most of her life in the Lisbon and Morris area. Her Elementary
education in a one room school house enabled her to graduate from Morris High School at the age of 15. She married
Russell Hauge and recently celebrated their 71st wedding anniversary. Lea was loved for her beautiful smile, unconditional
love and positive outlook on life.
She is survived by her loving husband, Russell her two sons LeRoyce Hauge and Randall (Denise) Hauge and daughter
Rhonda (Jack Jr.) Benson. Seven grandchildren Scott Hauge, Shawn Hauge, Stephanie Hopkins, Jack Benson III, Garrett
Benson , Katie Bernier and Brian Hauge; and nine great grandchildren Kinley Bernier, Ellie, Luke and Presley Hauge, Emma,
William and Henry Benson, Aiden and Emmett Hopkins.
Visitation will be held at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 Jefferson St in Morris, IL on Sunday August 19 from 5:00 pm to 7:00
pm. A funeral service will be held on Monday August 20 at 10:00 am at the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 202 W
Jefferson St Morris,IL and interment after the funeral at the Lisbon Cemetery.
Memorials can be sent to the Park Pointe Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center Activity Fund at 1221 South Edgewater Drive,
Morris, IL 60450.
For more information, call the Fruland Funeral Home at 815-942-0700.