As a result of current restrictions on gatherings, we are providing HeartStrings, our online sympathy message where you can upload a photo and write a note or share a memory that will be printed and given to the family. Please click here to send your support.
Elizabeth “Betty” Ann McNeese, age 80, of Cottage Grove, passed away on January 27, 2021.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Don; parents and 7 siblings.
Elizabeth is survived by her sons, Jim (Lori) and Steve (Brenda); grandchildren, Jessie (Paul), Ken (Allison), Steve, James, Sami (Brandon), Kyle (Laura) and Amanda (Gabe); great-grandchildren, Devin, Shane, Jordyn, Colton, Maisy and 2 great-grandchildren on the way (Hunter and Ryder); 2 sisters, Tilla and Pat; and many other family members and friends.
A graveside service will be held at Fort Snelling at a later date.
While maintaining social distancing guidelines, we are now able to accommodate gatherings while abiding to a 50% capacity at the facility. The use of face masks by attendees is required at indoor events, and we will continue taking the necessary steps to keep your families safe. Expressions of sympathy during this time can be left on the condolences page available on the obituary portion on our website. We also encourage you to view the video tribute once it becomes available or complete the HeartStrings online sympathy page with the link above
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