LA CRESCENT, Minn. — Emily D. Bratager, 90, of La Crescent died Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at the La Crescent Health Care Center.
She was born Sept. 18, 1926, in Wykoff, Minn. to Fred and Emma (Kohlmeyer) Eickhoff. She married Curt Bratager June 24, 1950 in Wykoff. Emily enjoyed dancing, cooking, and coffee with family and friends.
She is survived by a son, Mark (Linda) Bratager of La Crescent; a son-in-law, Dewey (Kathy) Severson of La Crescent; six grandchildren, Chris “CJ” (Micki) Bratager, Vicki Severson, Sarah Severson, Angie (Matt) Meyer, Melissa (John) Schraedley, and Nathan Bratager; several great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Curt in 2002; a son, James in 2004; a daughter, Gloria Severson in 2010; a brother, Charles Eickhoff; and twin great-grandsons.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 11, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, La Crescent. Pastor Mike Woods will officiate. Entombment will be in the Chapel of Devotion Mausoleum, Woodlawn Cemetery, La Crosse. Friends called from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, at the Schumacher-Kish Funeral & Cremation Services of La Crescent, and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Monday, at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.
Online guestbook is available at www.schumacher-kish.com.