Blue Earth Ramona Firkins was born July 1, 1929, in Ames, Iowa, the daughter of Herman and Kittie (Oswalt) Vore.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, March 2, 2017, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, Rev. Jeanette J. Bidne officiated. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.
Mona is survived by her husband, Jim; her sons, Bruce (Debra), of Bloomington, and Steve (Amy), of Black River Falls, Wisconsin; her daughters, Nancy (Steve) Smith, of Blue Earth, and Diane (Wayne) Johanns, of Jacksonville, Florida, nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Betty Erickson, of Aledo, Illinois.
Memorials in Ramona's name can be made to Trinity Lutheran Church Women or United Hospital District Hospice.
Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com