Harriet Svare

APPLE VALLEY, MINN. Harriet C. Svare was born Oct. 30, 1931, to Henning and Cora (Stianson) Storley on a farm near Roslyn, S.D. She attended country and Roslyn schools, graduating from Roslyn High School. She attended Northern State College and graduated from Grady Memorial School of Medical Technology as a registered medical technologist.

Employment consisted of Grady Hospital, Atlanta, Ga., Hurley Hospital, Flint, Mich., and Ancker Hospital, St. Paul, Minn. Harriet married Allen Svare on Aug. 27, 1960, in Minneapolis and they resided in Edina, Minn., until moving to Minot in 1969. The couple moved to Pickerel Lake, S.D., in 1993, followed by a move to Savage, Minn., in 2009, and Lakeville, Minn., in 2013.

Survived by husband, Allen; sons, Eric, Prior Lake, Minn., Kristofer (Denise), Anaheim Hills, Calif.; daughters, Lisa (Jason) Scarlett, Universal City, Texas, Kari (Jason) LeJeune, Prior Lake, Minn; sister, Adelyn Costello, San Diego, Calif; nine grandchildren and one great grandson.

Preceded in death by parents; sister, Bernice Greeno; and twin brother, Harlan Storley.

Memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at Grace Lutheran Church, 7800 West County Rd 42, Apple Valley, MN 55124. Visitation at 10 a.m., service at 11 a.m., followed by lunch. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society.