Pastor Elizabeth Anne "Libbet" Warner, age 56, of North Mankato, died Thursday, September 12, 2013, at her home.
Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at New Creation World Outreach Church in North Mankato. Interment will be in Minneopa Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Monday at Northview - North Mankato Mortuary, 2060 Commerce Drive, and continues one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Memorials may be given to Life Family Church in North Mankato.
Libbet was born on October 11, 1956, in Seminole, OK. She was the daughter of Richard and Marilyn (Cline) Fulton. Libbet was a 1974 graduate of Enid High School in Enid, OK. She graduated from Oklahoma State University and the Victory Bible Institute in Tulsa, OK. Libbet was united in marriage to Greg H. Warner on February 12, 1994, in Tirana, Albania. She did missionary work establishing churches and bible schools for ten years in Eastern Europe and Russia. In January of 2002, she helped establish Life Family Church in North Mankato, and became co-pastor with her husband, Greg. Libbet really enjoyed life, specifically crafts, walks with Greg, and time spent at the ocean. Her main focus was reading and studying the Bible and her church ministry.
Libbet is survived by her husband, Pastor Greg Warner of North Mankato; parents, Richard and Marilyn Fulton of Enid, OK; three siblings, Bob (Judi) Fulton of Coweta, OK, Rhonda Fulton of Tulsa, OK, and Karen (Mark) Guffey of Hennessey, OK; seven nieces and eight nephews; brother-in-law, Gene (Marie) Warner and their daughters, Kristina and Melissa of North Mankato; sister-in-law, Cheryl Warner of Eden Prairie; also other family and friends.