Karen Marie Noble passed away at Mankato Mayo Hospital on December 25th at the age of 65. Karen was born on October 23rd, 1947, in St.Peter to Richard and Vi Burns (Schwichtenburg). She grew up on the Homesteaded Burns farm in Cleveland township LeSueur County. Karen graduated from Cleveland High School where her talent in theater earned her a nomination for a scholarship to the University of Minnesota from Sir Guthrie. Karen married Wallace Noble in 1967 and the couple had four children. Katie and Sam Staub of Henderson, Nikki and Scott VanOverbeke of LeCenter, Laddie and special friend Cindy of Cleveland and Chad. In addition to raising her family Karen was employed as a waitress at the Greenland Supper Club, worked at ADC communications in St.Peter and WindCo in LeCenter. Karen enjoyed the simple things in life, a meal with her family, reading a good book, watching scary movies, and most of all the pets she shared her life with. Karen was preceded in death by her parents, Rich and Vi, her husband Wally and her beloved son Chad. A celebration of her life will be held at the St. Peter Funeral Home ~ Klein Chapel in St. Peter on Saturday December 29th from 4pm to 5:30pm. Cards and memorials can be sent to 24323 Dodd Rd., Le Center, MN 56057.
Brian James Rykhus
Brian James Rykhus, 48, of Houston, MN formerly of Mankato, died Friday, July 25, 2014 at his home.
Gerald Gordon Donelan
GERALD GORDON DONELAN, age 85 of Waseca, died on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis.
Betty J. Menden
Betty J. Menden, 88, of Shakopee, died Saturday, July 26, at the Gardens of St. Gertrude's, Shakopee.
John Hennessey Graif
John Hennessey Graif, age 88, of Mankato, died peacefully Monday, February 24, 2014 at Laurel's Peak with family by his side.
Ella H. Stubbs Dumdei
Ella H. Stubbs Dumdei, age 94, of Pembroke Pines, Florida and formerly of Janesville, died peacefully on Friday, July 25, 2014 at her home.
Roger 'Butch' Westphal
Roger "Butch" Westphal, 68, of Waterville, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at his home.
Melba Katterhagen, 82, of Waseca, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Lakeshore Inn in Waseca.
Rachel VanHorn, 71, of Amboy, died on Friday, July 25, 2014.
Pauline Halvorson, age 98 of Mankato, died on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Oaklawn Health Care Center.
DeLores (Christensen) Porter
DeLores (Christensen) Porter, Beloved Mother and Grandmother, age 85, of Mankato, died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Keystone Communities in Mankato.
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