Geneva G. “Gwen” Harbo

LAKE CRYSTAL — Geneva G. “Gwen” Harbo, age 95 of Lake Crystal passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at Crystal Seasons in Lake Crystal.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Hanska with Pastor Sarah Taylor officiating. Burial will take place in the Linden Lutheran Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4:00 – 7:00 pm Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home – SOUTH Chapel. Visitation will continue from 10:00 – 11:00 am Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Hanska.

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Geneva is survived by her husband, Arlo and their children Larry (Pamela) Harbo and Sheryl (Bruce) Johnson; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Emma (Jack) Rombach and her brothers, Gayland Duncan, Jim (Velda) Duncan.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Ray, Robert, Gaylus Duncan; sisters, Ruth Rogers, Reba Sue Hager.

Geneva Gwendolyn Duncan was born March 23, 1923 in Ozark, Arkansas to Richard and Neva (Wisdom) Duncan. Geneva graduated from San Jose High School in 1943. She married Arlo S. Harbo on April 28, 1945 in Van Nuys, CA. The couple farmed together in rural Hanska and she worked for KRAFT foods in New Ulm for 25 years before retiring. She was a member of Linden Lutheran Church, Zion Lutheran Church and the Ladies Aide. She enjoyed dancing at the local ball rooms with her husband Arlo, traveling and visiting with friends. But most of all she loved to spend time with her family.

Memorials preferred to the Linden Cemetery Association or donor’s choice.