July 6, 1925-Oct. 23, 2012
MINNEOTA - Mass of Christian Burial for Zona Laleman, 87, of Minneota, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Edward Catholic Church in Minneota. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. today with a prayer service at 7 p.m. and a rosary following the prayer service, at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Minneota. Visitation will continue from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
She died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012, at the Minneota Manor in Minneota.
Zona Marie (Koenigs) Laleman was born July 6, 1925, in rural Porter, to Joseph and Catherine (Benken) Koenigs. She lived near Porter until moving with her family to Canby in 1952. On Jan. 25, 1956, she was united in marriage to Omer Laleman. The couple farmed and raised their family north of Minneota. In 1987, they moved to Minneota. Zona enjoyed baking, embroidery, playing cards, dancing to old time music and was an avid sports fan for local and state sports. She and Omer enjoyed traveling to many interesting places all over the world.
Survivors include her husband, Omer Laleman of Minneota; children Catherine Laleman (and fianc Dan Williams) of Forest City, Iowa, Helen Laleman of Eden Prairie, Robert (and Teresa) Laleman of Pierre, S.D., Steven (and Laurie) Laleman of Minneota; grandchildren Ryan Laleman (and fianc Kaleigh) and Nicole Laleman of Pierre, S.D., Kyle Laleman and Heather Laleman of Minneota; great-granddaughter Maesyn; one sister Colleen Koenigs of Canby; and nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors