Rita M. Jochum, 77, Elk River

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Rita M. (nee Hall) Jochum, age 77 of Elk River, formerly of Anoka, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on May 4, 2013.

Preceded in death by her son Robert Jr., parents Lee & Bertha Hall, her brother and sisters.

Survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Robert; children Rita (Steve) Skold, Barb Hollenbeck (Ron Martino), Jean (Jerry) Hendrickx, Jeff (Kristen), and Joe Jochum; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Also survived by her brother John (Carolyn) Hall and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Owner of The Olde Store in Anoka.

Memorial service is 1 p.m. Thursday May 9, 2013, at Dare’s Funeral Home 805 Main St. NW, Elk River, 763-441-1212. Visitation 2 hours prior to service at the funeral home. Interment private

Memorials preferred to: American Heart Assn.