Born July 1, 1922, Delores Mixer is the wife of a wonderful husband, Harry W. Mixer, MD, mother of five, grandmother of six, and great-grandmother of seven children. She attended the University of Minnesota and graduated from the Globe Business College.
During the time when she was raising her children, she was an active volunteer with scouting organizations and Sunday school, and she served as the president of Fairview Hospital Auxiliary.
Additionally, she's visited every continent on the planet with her husband. Their travels include four archaeological digs in Israel and three mission trips in Ecuador.
Her autobiographical stories have been published in the Saint Paul Dispatch Bulletin Board and the Minneapolis Star Tribune, and she was the third-place winner in Garrison Keillor's first annual love poem contest in 2013.
She currently lives at the senior living facility Waverly Gardens in North Oaks, Minnesota.show more