May E. Callis

May E. Callis, nee Medin, 80, of Day, Fla., passed away Aug. 2, 2013.  She was born May 5, 1933 to Lief and Agnes Medin.  She was a woman of strong faith who was a devoted mother and grandmother.  She was an excellent cook, loved the outdoors and loved listening to the birds sing.  Her favorite holiday was Christmas.  She was preceded in death by her mother and father; husband, Vernon B. Callis, Jr.; son, Bryan W. Callis Sr.; grandson, Jeremy A. Callis; brothers, Melvin and Reuben Medin; sisters, Hazel Medin and Dorothy Gulasch.  She is survived by her daughter, Darlene Callis; sons, Jeff Callis (Susan) and Darrell Callis (Karen); brothers Arnold Medin (Darlyne) and Raymond Medin; sister, Shirley Anderson; four grandchildren, Bryan, Alicia, Joshua, and Kaydee; and two great grandchildren, Morgan and Brook.  A funeral service was held Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Clair Mel First Assembly of God in Tampa, Fla.  A Memorial Service will also be held Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, 1 p.m., at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Almelund, Minn.

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