Mildred Browne, age 93, passed away at her home in Coon Rapids on March 5.
Mildred was born on the family farm near Henning, MN in 1919 to Robert and Ragna Torgerson. After graduating from high school, she worked at the naval shipyard in Bremerton, WA. Following WWII, Mildred worked at Swedish Hospital and Boeing in Seattle, where she met her husband Charlie. The couple married in Seattle in 1955 and moved to southern California shortly afterward. While in California, Mildred had four sons and adopted her niece. She returned to Minnesota with her family in 1966, settling in Coon Rapids.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents, brother Leroy, and her husband.
She is survived by her children Charles, James (Teresa), Alan (Katie), Paul (Kim), Lori, and three grandchildren, Spencer, Jordan, and Natalie.
Private interment at Morningside Memorial Gardens in Coon Rapids