Celestine C. Syverstad

Born April 16, 1924, in Rugby, to Joseph and Katherine (Miller) Schaan; she died Feb. 8, 2014, at her home in Kent, Wash.

Survived by: her children, Erling (Paullet), Celestine Robinson, Rev. Daniel O.P., MaryAnn Rolig (David), Francis, and Paul; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was one of 13 children, and is also survived by her sisters, Sister Mary Magdalen Schaan, O.S.F. of Hankinson, and Agnes Lucy, of Harvey.

Preceded in death in 1990 by Erling, her loving husband of over 40 years; and in 2010 by her son-in-law, Daniel Robinson.

Funeral Mass: Will be Friday, Feb. 14, at noon, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, 5041-9th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98105.

Recitation of the Rosary: Will be Thursday, Feb. 13, at 7 p.m., in the church.

Private Interment: Gethsemane Cemetery.

Hoffner Fisher & Harvey Funeral Home, Seattle, Wash.

Guestbook at (harveyfuneral.com).