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Mavis Jean Onasch, age 71, passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021 at Ecumen North Branch.
Mavis Jean Onasch was born to Lawrence and Ethel (Johnson) Onasch on February 27, 1950 in Forest Lake and was baptized and confirmed at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Stacy. She had one sister, Shirley and the two of them grew up on the family farm west of Stacy and always loved cats and dogs. She attended Forest Lake Schools and was a member of the marching band and was a 1968 graduate.
Mavis married Gene Hiland in 1969 in North Carolina. She worked for the U.S. Post Office in Minneapolis for over 30 years retiring in 2004. In her spare time she raised hostas and many other flowers. She also loved spending time fishing.
Mavis is preceded in death by her parents, former husband and brother in law, John. She is survived by her sister Shirley (Patrick) Davis, nephew Timothy Davis, niece Tracy (Amit) Davis-Singh, brother in law Jack Hiland and sister in law Marilyn Hiland.
A graveside service is at 2 p.m. Friday, April 30, 2021 at Fridsborg Cemetery near East Bethel, Anoka County.
Arrangements under the direction and care of Grandstrand Funeral Home and Cremation Service, in North Branch. www.grandstrand fh.com.