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March 9, 1914 – Sunday, October 10, 2010

Service Information
Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted,
October 13, 2010
10:30 A.M.

Visitation Information

Delphine Mary Aritt, age 96, of Winsted, MN, passed away on Sunday, October 10, 2010, at St. Mary’s Care Center in Winsted.

She was born on March 9, 1914, in Victor Township, Wright County, MN, the daughter of Albert and Lucy Lueck Aritt.

Delphine was formerly employed at Jim’s Red Owl in Winsted as a cashier. She was employed there by the Paradis family for thirty-four years.

She worked until seventy years of age, despite being diagnosed with Parkinsons at age forty four. Delphine was also legally blind for the past eleven years.

Delphine had a great sense of humor, loved to play cards, was kind, honest and liked to help the handicapped. She had been a resident of St. Mary’s since November 20, 2009.

She was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted and belonged to C.C.W. and St. Anne’s Society.

Survived by her loving sisters: Bernice D. Aritt and Irene F. Cantin, both of Winsted; four nieces, two nephews, great nieces and great nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by her parents, a brother: Wilbur “Bud” Aritt and by a nephew: Douglas Cantin.

Mass of Christian Burial for Delphine Aritt was held on Wednesday, October 13th at 10:30 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Hesse will be the Celebrant.

Interment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery.

A visitation was held on Tuesday, October 12th from 4-8 P.M. at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. A combined C.C.W. and St. Anne’s Rosary will be recited at 4:30 P.M. A Parish Prayer service will be held at 7:30 P.M.

Casket Bearers will be Ron Phillips, Tracy Jaskowiak, Lee Penas Olson, Steve Olson, James Aritt and Robert Shimanski.

3 Guestbook Entries

  1. Bob Mochinski

    Godspeed Del.
    The neighborhood won’t be the same without you.

  2. Therese Hlavka

    Sue, Bob & the Aritt family, just letting you know we are thinking about you at the loss of your aunt, Delphine. Take Care.

  3. Kathy Munson

    Oh my goodness…what can one say when you lose someone so dear. You were so blessed to have such a wonderful sister. I absolutely loved seeing and talking with you both.
    I am no longer working at Lundeen’s in Cokato…but am working at Becker Furniture World in Becker now. My schedule did not allow to come for the visitation or funeral. Please know that I was there in thought and prayer.
    You are so special…as was Delphine!!


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