Edna Filkins

Nov. 6, 1927-March 28, 2013

TRACY – Services for Edna M. Filkins, 85, of Tracy will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Almlie Funeral Home in Tracy. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday at the Almlie Funeral Home in Tracy, with a prayer service at 7 p.m., and continuing one hour prior to the service on Tuesday. A luncheon will be served immediately following the service in the funeral home on Tuesday. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. The Almlie Funeral Home of Tracy is in charge of arrangements.

She died Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Prairie Home Hospice in Marshall.

She was born Nov. 6, 1927, to Paul Sr. and Amy (Rohmiller) Knoblauch on a farm near Iona.

Survivors include her son, Dayle of Truman; daughters, Mary Ellen Pyle of Tracy, Luann Dirschel of Rochester and Karen of Tracy; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.