Cecile Cordelia Elaine Flom


(April 15, 2010)

Surrounded by family and friends, Cecile Cordelia Elaine Flom, 100, died on April 15, 2010.

Cecile was born Aug. 19, 1909, in Glenwood Village, Minn., one of four children born to Henry and Sophia Ness. She married Leonard Flom on May 1, 1933. Cecile and Leonard has five children: Robert, Phillip, Sharon, Sherman and Nancy.

Cecile and Leonard moved to Cody during the summer of 1951. She was a long-time school employee, and she was well-known in the Cody area for her butterhorn rolls and lemon meringue pie.

She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings; her husband, Leonard; and her two youngest children, Nancy and Sherman.

Cecile is survived by her children, Robert (Carol), Phillip (Marge) and Sharon (Joe); nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Cremation has taken place, and a memorial service will be held Wednesday, April 21 at 2 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Cody.

Graveside memorial services will take place July 16 at 10 a.m. in Glenwood, Minn., during a Flom family reunion.