November 12, 1943 – Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Barbara Christine Friauf, age 74, of Winsted and formerly of Minnetonka passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.
She was born on November 12, 1943 in Lester Prairie the daughter of Joseph and Ida (Dallmann) Friauf.
Barbara graduated from Lester Prairie High School and The University of Minnesota.
Barbara was a Legal Secretary and a Teaching Associate at The University of Minnesota. She was also a Spanish teacher at The International Institute of Minnesota. Barbara had a passion for teaching Spanish, spending over three decades in the classroom, she felt it was very important to be given the opportunity to study a foreign language – especially Spanish.
She traveled and lived in Spain. She loved cats and feeding the wild birds and wild life. Barbara also like to hike trails around Minnetonka.
Survived by a cousins: Walter C. Friauf of Safford, Arizona; Jean Nelson of Glendora, California; and other friends.
Preceded in death by her parents.
A visitation for Barbara Friauf will be held on Tuesday, October 23 2018 2:00 P.M. at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted, Minnesota. Interment at Lester Prairie City Cemetery, Lester Prairie, Minnesota.
Funeral arrangements are being made with The Chilson Funeral home in Winsted, Minnesota.
On-line condolences can be directed to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com