Harriett passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017 at the Hillsboro Medical Center Nursing Home at the age of 94, surrounded by her family.
Harriett was born on October 25, 1922, in Bloomfield Township, near Hillsboro to Andrew and Sina (Leiren) Wilson. Harriett was united in marriage to Harold Letnes on January 16, 1942. They made their home in Hillsboro where they farmed.
She is survived by her daughters, Sandy (Fred) Johnson, Deb Kritzberger, Rebecca (Tom) Bryl, Judy Tweten; a son, Tryg Letnes; a son-in-law, Bob Kunze; 18 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her siblings; husband, Harold; daughter, Corrine Kunze; infant daughter, Donna; sons-in-law Ken Fossum, and Lynn Kritzberger; grandson, Mark Fossum; and great-granddaughter, Sophia Fossum.
Harriett’s family would like to especially thank the doctor, nurses, and staff of the Hillsboro Medical Center and Long Term Care for their kind and tender care during her stay. They were more than caregivers; they were her friends.