Luella M. Bolstad
Luella M. Bolstad, 95, Lake Mills, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019, at MercyOne Hospice of North Iowa, Mason City. Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Asbury United Methodist Church, Lake Mills, with Pastor Robert N. Lanphere officiating. Interment will take place in Sunnyside Cemetery, Lake Mills. Luella’s family suggests that memorials be made to the Asbury United Methodist Church.
Luella was born March 25, 1924 in Emmons, Minn., the daughter of Walter and Inga (Tollefson) Ulve. She attended schools in Lake Mills, graduating in 1942.
She was married to Theodore Peterson, April 14, 1946. He passed away Oct. 12, 1973. She was later remarried to Loren Bolstad, May 10, 1977 he passed away Oct. 13, 2011.
Luella enjoyed taking care of her home and family, she enjoyed knitting and hardanger work. She also loved tending to her flower gardens, traveling around sightseeing and spending time on fishing trips to Canada.
She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church and the Women’s V.F.W. Auxiliary. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her son, Bruce (Cheryl) Peterson, Weeki Wachee, Fla.; grandson, Chad Peterson, Lemore, Calif.; step-grandson, Chris Colburn, Elk River, Minn.; along with many nieces and nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Theodore Petersen; second husband, Loren Bolstad; son, Daniel Peterson in 1975; three sisters: Elnora Larson, Dorothy Leegaard and Alice Lakore; and brothers: Wilford, Marvin, Royden, Ellsworth, Andrew and Vernon Ulve.