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Morris Orean Saboe

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

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Funeral services for Mr. Morris Saboe, 82, of Spencer, formerly of Everly, will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2007, at United Methodist Church of Everly. Rev. Annette K. Ruhs Kruse will officiate the service.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., today, with the family present from 5-7 p.m. at Warner Funeral Home of Everly.

Military services will be provided by Everett Boyles Jr. Post No. 414 of Everly.

Interment will take place at Lone Tree Cemetery in Everly.

Morris passed away Sunday, Aug. 12, 2007, at Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D.

Casket bearers will be Matt Saboe, Marshal Saboe, Kyle Saboe, James Slawson, Ronnie Kirk and Marvin Trojahn.

Honorary bearers will be Ruth Vail and Kenneth 'Bud' Neilson.

Morris, the son of Anton and Martha Olivia (Rasmussen) Saboe, was born July 9, 1925, in Dawson, Minn. His childhood years were spent in Dawson where he received his early education. Morris entered the U.S. Army in November 1944, and served until his honorable discharge on July 31, 1946.

On July 19, 1948, Morris married Rosie D. Muckey in Dawson, Minn., where they lived until 1950, at which time they moved northwest of Sanborn, and lived there five years before moving to Moneta.  A few years after Rosie's death, Morris moved to Sunset Apartments in Spencer. Morris worked for the City of Spencer for 27 years.  He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Everly and American Legion Everett Boyles Jr. Post No. 414.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; four brothers: Berdeen, Kenneth, Lester and Obert; four sisters: Agnus, Alice, Eleanor and Esther; and one infant grandchild.

Morris is survived by his children: David Saboe and wife, Luanne of Royal, Sharon Slawson and husband, Richard of Spencer, and Douglas and Steven Saboe -- both of Everly; seven grandchildren; and two brothers: Berge Saboe and Joseph Saboe and wife, Patricia -- both of Dawson.

Warner Funeral Home of Everly is in charge of arrangements.