March 4, 2010 at 9:00 a.m.

Alviary M. Lysne

Alviary M. Lysne
Alviary M. Lysne

Alviary M. Lysne, of Taylors Falls, passed away suddenly on her 80th birthday, Tuesday, Feb. 23 at St. Croix Valley Memorial Hospital.

Alviary was born in Ashton, SD on February 23, 1930, moved to Redfield as a child and finished high school there. In 1948 she married Donovan L. McCarty and they moved to Brooklyn Center, MN. They had three children Linda, Michael and Kathryn. After nurses training she was employed in the ob-gyn units of Golden Valley and Fairview Hospitals. Donovan died in 1982. In 1987 she married Earl M. Lysne and moved to his farm near Taylors Falls. They attended Taylors Falls United Methodist Church.

Alviary was an active member of both the Brooklyn Center and Taylors Falls Methodist Churches. In her younger years she played in volleyball leagues and was active in Girl Scouts for over 17 years. She enjoyed biking, crafts, reading and anything that involved her family.

Alviary was preceded in death by husband Donovan McCarty, daughter Kathryn Marie Kronstedt, two grandchildren Rachel Kronstedt, Curtis Hallen, and sister Velva Hagen. She is survived by husband Earl, children Linda Hallen, Michael (Jackie) McCarty; son-in-law John Kronstedt; step-children John (Sue) Lysne, Janet (Craig) Draxten, Justin (Sara) Lysne, Jodi Mead, grandchildren David (Melinda) Hallen, Daniel (Shari) Hallen, Jennifer Kronstedt, Joseph (Amy) Kronstedt, Jonathan (Alicia) Kronstedt, Shane McCarty, Katherine and Kristine Kuphal, Katrina Eisele, Scott Mattson, Christopher Draxten, Jacob Mead; and 12 great-grandchildren and sister June (Richard) Anderson, sisters-in-law Mary (Dallas) Long, Joyce (Vincent) Lewis, Gloria (Bob) Rothe, brother-in-law LeRoy Lysne, numerous other relatives and friends.

Funeral services at the United Methodist Church in Taylors Falls Saturday, Feb. 27, 11 a.m. Alviary's body will be donated to the University of MN. Grandstand Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Condolences may be left at www.grandstrandfh.com

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