Edith “Edye” Julius
May 16, 2018
Edith Julius, 78, of Ellsworth, Minnesota, died Wednesday, May 16, 2018, in Glendale, Arizona.
Visitation will be Sunday, June 10, at Zion Presbyterian Church, Ellsworth, from 2-5 p.m. with a prayer service at 3 p.m. A private graveside service for family will be Saturday, June 9, at Bethel Reformed Cemetery.
Edye Christiansen was born Sept. 5, 1939, in Algona, Iowa, daughter of Mads and Edith Christiansen. She graduated from Algona High School in 1957.
On Jan. 7, 1961 she married Harvey Julius. She graduated from Mankato State University in 1965 and taught elementary school in Ellsworth Public Schools more than 30 years.
Survivors include her husband; her children, Julie Stoval of Glendale, Mari (Taylor) Hubbard of Ankeny, Iowa, Renah Julius of Sanborn, Iowa, Liza Julius of Rapid City, South Dakota, Heybo Julius of Glendale, Lela (Maurice) Coffey of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Whitney (Fred) Apel of Worthington, Minnesota; 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; and her siblings, Al Christiansen, Jean Miller, Wayne Christiansen and Paul Christiansen.
She was preceded in death by her parents; father- and mother-in-law, Heybo and Peterka Julius; two children, Charmi and Howard, and daughter-in-law, Jessica Julius.