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In Memory of

Corrine Marilyn Gunderson

March 23, 1938 - November 20, 2016

Obituary


Born March 23, 1938 in Hitterdal, Minnesota. She was the third of four children born to Wilferd and Violet Anderson. She graduated from Hitterdal High School in 1956 and then attended Concordia College before transferring to North Dakota State University. While attending NDSU, she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and graduated with a BS degree in Home Economics.

She married Richard Harlan Gunderson on August 27, 1960 and moved to Tucson, AZ while he pursued his Ph.D and she taught Home Economics. During their 56 year marriage, they had the...

Born March 23, 1938 in Hitterdal, Minnesota. She was the third of four children born to Wilferd and Violet Anderson. She graduated from Hitterdal High School in 1956 and then attended Concordia College before transferring to North Dakota State University. While attending NDSU, she was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority and graduated with a BS degree in Home Economics.

She married Richard Harlan Gunderson on August 27, 1960 and moved to Tucson, AZ while he pursued his Ph.D and she taught Home Economics. During their 56 year marriage, they had the opportunity of living in College Station, TX; Houston, TX; London, England; Aberdeen, Scotland and then finally retiring in The Woodlands, TX.

Corrine was an active member of Lord of Life Lutheran Church. She was passionate about her 7 grandchildren and enjoyed traveling around the world. She was an accomplished seamstress and loved to create beautiful works of arts through knitting and needlework. She was a gracious hostess who loved to entertain family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Virgil. She is survived by her husband, Richard Gunderson of The Woodlands. Also by her children, Kathryn Reynolds (McKinney, TX), husband Eric and children Courtney and Matthew; Robert Gunderson (Sugar Land, TX), wife Cynthia and children Chloe, Ross and Evan; David Gunderson (Katy, TX), wife Sandra and children Samantha and Rachel. She is also survived by her sister, Majel Hall of Rochester, MN and brother, Gerald Anderson of Moorhead, MN. Corrine was beloved by many friends and will be missed by all the lives she touched throughout the years.

A visitation will take place from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 3801 S. Panther Creek Dr. The Woodlands, TX 77381 followed by a funeral service at 4:00 pm and a reception at 5:00 pm. Corrine will be laid to rest at 12:00 pm Monday, November 28, 2016 in Forest Park The Woodlands Cemetery, 18000 Interstate 45 S. The Woodlands, TX 77384.