Cora M. Ramberg

Cora M. Ramberg, 95, of Cambridge, passed away at GracePointe Crossing Gables East in Cambridge on Thursday, October 11, 2012.

Cora was born in Lakeville, Minn. on Sept. 19, 1917, one of six daughters born to parents Harry and Mary Willson. During her long life, Cora also lived in Minneapolis, Harris, and Silver Bay, Minn.  For many years, beginning in 1976, she worked as a cook at the Cambridge nursing home then named Grandview.

She is survived by her youngest sister, Mary Ellen Schiffman of Minneapolis, her four daughters, Lilas Marrier of Warba, Minn., Mary Louise Yocom of Cambridge, Karen Arive of Rush City and Lennarta Hultstrom of Los Angeles, as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

A memorial service for family will take place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, where Cora will be interred beside her husband, Lennart Ramberg.  Chaplain Norm Norland will officiate. Arrangements were made by the Strike Funeral Home of Cambridge.