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Mona Leone Austin

Mona Leone Austin

Mona Austin, age 95, resident of Baxter, formerly of Sorenson Lake, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018 at Northern Lakes Senior Living. Mona was born on August 2, 1923 in Mitchell, South Dakota to Fred and Ann (Chaffee) Nelson.

Mona worked as a clerk at Montgomery Wards and for the City of Brainerd.

Survived by her daughter, Lee Ann; grandchildren, Dr. Bradley Austin, Courtney Austin, Jason Austin and Aaron Austin, Kylee Ledford; and several great grandchildren.

Preceded in death by her husband and son, Roger.

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 10, 2018 at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd with Pastor Harvey Peterson officiating. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery in Brainerd. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.