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Gloria Kaste, 79

Gloria Kaste, 79, of East Grand Forks, MN died on October 31, 2010 in the Villa St. Vincent, Crookston, MN.
          Gloria was born the daughter of Gunder and Alice (Anderson) Stallmo on January 12, 1931 in Plummer, MN. She grew up in East Grand Forks and graduated from Central High School, East Grand Forks in 1949. Gloria worked for Cooper Studio, where she met and married Victor Kaste on May 31, 1952 in East Grand Forks. Gloria worked over 40 years at Maves Optical Co. in Grand Forks, retiring in 1997. She loved cooking, gardening, flowers, ceramics and shopping for clothes and shoes. She was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Eagles and VFW Auxiliary.
          Gloria is survived by her two daughters: Debra (Jon) Beiswenger, Diane (Johnny) Mero, all of East Grand Forks, Minnesota; seven grandchildren: Bethany, Bradley, Brent and Brandon Beiswenger, Justin Mero, Nicholas Hecht, and Hunter Mero, five great grandchildren: Jordyn, Jayce, Riley, Chase and Taylor; brothers: Joel (Joyce) Stallmo, Sun City West, AZ and Sherman (Maria) Stallmo, Grand Forks, ND; sister: Shirley Hansen, Wichita, KS. She is preceded in death by her husband: Victor; her parents; and two brothers: Robert and Howard.
Services:  11:00 A.M. Friday, November 5, 2010 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, East Grand Forks, MN.
Visitation:  one hour before the funeral at the church.
Burial:  Memorial Park Cemetery, Grand Forks, ND.
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Arrangements by Stennes Funeral Home, East Grand Forks, Minnesota

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