Sophie B. “Toots” (nee McBroom) Van Duyn, 93
Sophie B. “Toots” (nee McBroom) Van Duyn, 93, of Elk River, died peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011.
The funeral service begins at 10 a.m. today (Saturday, Feb. 26) at Elk River Lutheran Church, 19437 Evans St. N.W., Elk River. Dare’s Funeral Home made the arrangements. Interment will be at Wendell Hill Cemetery, Milaca.
Memorials are preferred to Catered Care, c/o Guardian Angels Elim Home Care, 300 Evans Park, Elk River, Minn. 55330.
Survivors include her children, Nancy Woolford and Reid (Susan) Van Duyn; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Phyllis (Ken) Bartz; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tunis “Tunny”; grandson, Timothy McMullen; six brothers and four sisters.