Jeanette Bilney Degen

Jeanette Bilney Degen, 95, of Stillwater, and formerly of Edina, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2013.

Jeanette was preceded in death by husband, Harley A. (Dick) Degen; her parents, brothers and sisters.

She is survived by daughters, Julianne D. Paukert (Dick) of Stillwater, Mary Degen Heffelfinger of Minneapolis, and Debbie Degen (Pete Petrafeso) of La Quinta, Calif.; grandchildren Elizabeth (Libby) Magnus (Warren), Tim O’Neil, and Christopher Heffelfinger; great-grandchildren, Emily Lodahl, Mia Heffelfinger, and Jackson O’Neil; niece, Sally Bromley (Dick), and many friends.

Jeanette was a member of P.E.O. Sisterhood, Eastern Star, Stephen’s College Alumni Group, Edina Morningside Church and worked at Maid of Scandanavia for 25 years.

A memorial service is 1 p.m. Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Edina Morningside Church. Private burial is at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to Edina Morningside Church, 4201 Morningside Rd., Edina, MN 55416.

Arrangements with Bradshaw Celebration of Life, Stillwater, MN.

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