August 14, 1910 - October 29, 2015

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 7, 2015 at Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley for Aurelia M. Christle, age 105, who passed away Thursday at Hilltop Care Center in Watkins. Rev. Robert Rolfes will officiate and burial will be at Church of Our Lady Cemetery in Manannah. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Friday, November 6, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Eden Valley and one hour prior to the services at the church. Eden Valley American Legion Post #381 Auxiliary will pray at 6:30 p.m., followed by parish prayers at 7:00 p.m. Friday, November 6 at the funeral home.

Aurelia was born Aug. 14, 1910 in Eden Lake Township to George & Mary (Binsfield) Arnold. She married John “Pat” Christle on June 18, 1935 at Assumption Catholic Church in Eden Valley. Aurelia was a lifelong resident of Eden Valley and worked at Animal Fair in Eden Valley and also was a Stanley salesperson for over 50 years. She was a member of Assumption Catholic Church, Eden Valley American Legion Post #381 Auxiliary, and a member of Eves of Eden Extension Group for over 80 years. Aurelia enjoyed playing cards, quilting and gardening. She was very active in her church.

Survivors include her children, Janet Rossmeisl of Paynesville, Paul (Kathy) of Chisago City, and Peter of Idaho; sisters and brothers, Adeline DeMorett of Eden Valley, Dorothy Tintes of Bloomington and George Arnold of Fridley; three grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Aurelia was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; and nine brothers and sisters.