CROSSLAKE — Verna Mae Hutchins, 80, of Crosslake, Minn., died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012, at St. Cloud Hospital. Funeral services for Verna will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012, at the Brenny Funeral Chapel in Crosslake with Deacon Barry Olson officiating. Family and friends are invited to gather starting at 9:30 a.m.
Verna was born Jan. 23, 1932, in Collegeville, Minn., the daughter of Pius and Barbara (Stich) Gillitzer. She moved to the St. Stephen area where she and her family farmed and later to Gilman. During the mid 1980s, she relocated to Crosslake.