Rosella J. "Sally" Risnes, 101, Brainerd, died Saturday, Dec. 21, 2002, at the Bethany Good Samaritan Village in Brainerd. She was born Nov. 22, 1901, to John and Inga (Osperheim) Huseby in Brainerd. She married Leonard Risnes on Nov. 25, 1931, in Pequot Lakes. She was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church and the American Legion Auxiliary.
Survivors include a son, Robert Risnes, Alexandria; a grandson; and a sister, Alvida Putz, Delmar, N.Y.
Her husband; three brothers; Conrad and William and infant brother Edward; and five sisters, Edna Dybvik, Jenny Dybvik, Emma Huseby, Pearl Huseby and Nora Johnson, died earlier.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at the Bethany Good Samaritan Chapel with the Rev. David Holte officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call one hour before the services at the Bethany Chapel. Memorials are preferred. Arrangements are with the Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd.
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