Florence "Flo" Haberman, 79, Cannon Falls, died peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at home surrounded by family.
"Flo" was born January 11, 1935 in Motley, Minnesota to Edwin and Pearl (Christian) Goodwater. She was married to Adolph Haberman on April 24, 1954 in Elk River, Minnesota. They resided in Becker for many years where they raised their family until 1968 when they moved to Cannon Falls. Flo loved to be around children and operated a day care out of her home for several years. She and Adolph were divorced in 1977 and she resided in Cannon Falls until the day she passed away.
Flo enjoyed cats, cooking, her flower gardens, raspberry bushes, quilting and sewing. She not only loved to put puzzles together, but she enjoyed gluing and framing them as well. She was always trying to fix a variety of things around the house like sewing machines, coffee pots and even cars. She was loved and adored by her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her six children, Allen (Pam Maurer) of Big Lake, David (Ginevive), Kenneth, June (John) Christensen, Sheila (Jim) Regenscheid and Sharon Haberman, all of Cannon Falls; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister Ione; brothers, Clifford and Charles Goodwater; and special friend Deb Hines.
Flo is preceded in death by her parents; and nine brothers and sisters
A memorial service will be p.m. Friday, July 29, 2014 at Lundberg Funeral Home 5839 Hwy 19 Blvd, Cannon Falls, with visitation starting at 5 p.m. until the time of service