Florence F. Congdon, age 92, resident of Brainerd passed away Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Good Samaritan Society – Bethany. Florence was born on April 13, 1919, in Brainerd to Harry and Siam (Lature) Bailey. She was united in marriage to Earl Congdon on June 15, 1938. Florence worked for Hickerson Garment Factory. She loved the outdoors including camping, deer hunting, fishing, and blueberry picking. She also loved all types of gardening. She was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Florence is survived by one niece, Kathleen Hodak, Minneapolis, and one nephew, Michael Webert, Minneapolis, and many other step nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl, her parents, two sisters and one brother.
Services will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2012, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brainerd with Pastor Mark Skinner officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd. Visitation will be held the hour before services at the church.
Arrangements by Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and Crematory in Brainerd.