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Audrey Theis, 90, of Nevis, died Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at Havenwood Care Center, Bemidji.

Audrey was born May 6, 1923 in Litchfield. She grew up in Litchfield and attended school there.

She came to Nevis in 1960 and owned and operated Shady Lawn Resort with her husband, Joe, for 12 years. Upon selling the resort she was employed by Johnson Construction.

She was a member of the Nevis Study Club for 39 years.

She is survived by her husband, Joe, having celebrated their 71st anniversary on Nov. 5, 2013, of Bemidji; daughter, Joy (Dave) Sonneman of Bemidji; four grandsons, Tad (Julie) Sonneman of Bemidji, Anthony (Mindy) Sonneman of Esko, Jason Theis and Eric Theis both of Clearwater, Fla.; four great-grandchildren, Haley, Chloe, Kiley and Charley Sonneman.

She was preceded in death by son, Jerry; and three brothers, Gayle, Rollie and Ollie Johnson.

Memorial service: 1 p.m., Monday, Nov. 25 at United Methodist Church, Hubbard, with Pastor Kantonen officiating.

Inurnment: will be in the Memorial Garden at United Methodist Church.

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