Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2012 at Mary of the Immaculate Conception Church in Rockville, MN for Verina K. Hennen, age 82, who died Thursday at her home. Burial will be in the Parish Cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Parish Prayers will be at 7:00 p.m. followed by a rosary with Mary of Immaculate Conception Christian Women. Visitation will continue Monday morning from 9:00 – 10:15 a.m. at the funeral home.
Verina was born in Collegeville to John and Catherine (Jansen) Ressemann. She married Oliver Hennen on July 16, 1949 at St. John’s in Collegeville. Verina was a cook for several restaurants in the area. She loved to knit and was a member of Mary of Immaculate Conception Parish and the Christian Women.
Survivors include her husband, Oliver; sons, Oliver Jr. (Mary) of Pine Tree Grove, IL, John (Liz) of St. Cloud, Mark (Betty) of St. Cloud, Alois (Becky) of Elsmore, KS, Luke of St. Cloud, Mathew of Rice, William (Karen) of Avon; daughters, Margaret Smith of Cold Spring, Ann (Craig) Nelson of Monticello, Mabel (Ken) Schmitz of St. Augusta, Eileen (Rich) Rebella of St. Augusta; sister, Lucille Neu; sisters-in-law, Renee Ressemann, Jackie Ressemann; 41 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; 3 brothers; 6 sisters; grandson, Cory Hennen.