Alvera (Schaak) Martineau, 96, died Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011

Alvera (Schaak) Martineau, 96, born Aug. 2, 1915, died Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, at Guardian Angels Care Center in Elk River.
She spent many years working at Federal Cartridge in Anoka.
Funeral Mass  will be celebrated at 11 a.m. today (Saturday, Oct. 8) at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Rogers, with a reviewal one hour prior to the Mass. A luncheon will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations will be made to Alzheimer’s Research.
Survivors include her son, William (Diane); daughter, Betty (Norbert) Zahler; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Martineau was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford; brothers, Clarence and Rudolph; sisters, Marie and Tilla; and son, Robert.