Henrietta "Snook" Campbell, 81, of Le Mars, died unexpectedly Tuesday Jan. 24, 2006 at her residence, of an apparent heart attack.
Henrietta Campbell was born June 26, 1924, in Marion Township, Plymouth County, the daughter of Henry and Minnie (Theisen) Campbell. She was a Le Mars native and lifelong resident. She grew up just east of Le Mars and was educated at St. Joseph's Parochial School. During her life, she had worked for many families performing domestic tasks such as childcare, housekeeping, cooking, etc.
Snook was a lifelong member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars, and was a 50-year member of The Catholic Daughters of the Americas.
Snook was a very good baker and enjoyed making cakes. She also enjoyed playing cards and bingo with her family and friends.
She is survived by two brothers, Leonard Campbell and his wife, Laura, and Cliff Campbell and his wife, Mary, all of Le Mars; two sisters, Mary Ann Riley and her husband. Joe of Omaha, Neb., and Marlys Harms of Le Mars; a sister-in-law, Jenieta Campbell of Le Mars; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Clarence Campbell, and Richard "Fat" Campbell; a sister, Gladys Bridgford; a sister-in-law, Donnabelle Campbell; and two brothers-in-law, Larry Getchell and Don Harms.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Le Mars, with the Rev. Kevin Richter officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitation at the Feuerstein Funeral Home will be after 2 p.m. Thursday with a rosary at 4 p.m., a Scriptural wake service at 7 p.m., and a Catholic Daughters rosary at 8 p.m., all at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Henry "Hank" Campbell, Ken Campbell, Dave Campbell, Dean Campbell, Gene Harms, Doug Harms, Don Marx and Mike Dreckman.