F. Eileen Hagel, 78, longtime resident of Como Park, died Jan. 29.

Eileen was actively involved in her church and children’s elementary school, Holy Childhood, where she worked as the church bingo hall manager and school secretary.

She was preceded in death by her children Mary Ellen and Baby Boy; grandchild, Christian; parents, Bert and Eleanor Thoennes; and sisters, Mary Ellen Thoennes, Margaret Abler and Kathy Swanson.

She is survived by her husband, Romie; children, Mark (Diane), John, Bob (Samantha), Anne (Tom Martino) and Deb (Heidi Johnson); eight grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren; and siblings, John (Vicki) Thoennes, Joanne (Stuart) MacDonald and Barb Goben.

Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Feb. 6 at Holy Childhood Catholic Church, with interment at Fort Snelling.

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