Memorial services for VaLois Hallum, age 94, of Albert Lea, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at West Freeborn Lutheran Church. Pastor Steven Schwartz will officiate. Interment will be at West Freeborn Cemetery. Friends may greet the family one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Online condolences are welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com.
VaLois died Monday, November 5, 2018 at St. John’s Lutheran Community.
VaLois Hallum was born on July 17, 1924 in Albert Lea, the daughter of George and Rhoda (Talle) Hallum. She grew up on a farm east of Freeborn and attended school in Freeborn. She worked for First State Bank of Freeborn – now Farmers State Bank of Hartland – for 33 years. She was a lifetime member of West Freeborn Lutheran Church and was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. VaLois enjoyed reading, puzzles, watching the Twins and Vikings, and used to be an avid bowler.
VaLois is survived by sisters-in-law, Mary Hallum and Jeanne Hallum; niece, Linda (Bob) Korman and their children, Jesse Korman and Cody Korman; nephew, Doug (Tami) Hallum and their children Tanner Haberman, Justin (Jackie) Jahnke, and Angela (Dan) Brown.
VaLois was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jim Hallum and Roger Hallum, niece, Joann Hallum; and nephew, Christopher Hallum.