OBITUARY provided by Ellen Sorenson
on April 13, 2011:
Hildegard Karst, 75, of Shakopee, passed away at St. Gertrude's Health Care Center in Shakopee on Sunday, April 12, 2009.
Hildegard was born Dec. 6, 1933 in Shakopee. Her parents were Mathias and Hildegard (Schmidt) Abeln.
She is loved and forever missed by children, William (Joan) Karst of Belle Plaine, Marie (Thomas) Mochinski of Lester Prairie, Theresa (William) Murphy of Delano, Susan (Jerome) Meuleners of Belle Plaine; grandchildren, Michael (Heather) Hruska, Amanda Murphy, Timothy Hruska, Andrew (Anna) Meuleners, Sarah Murphy, Steven Karst, Joyce Karst, Abraham Meuleners, Hannah Karst, Katrina Mochinski, Rose Karst, Nina Karst, Joseph Mochinski, Elizabeth Mochinski. She was preceded in death by Marvin Karst; parents, Mathias and Hildegard Abeln, brother, Donald (Patricia) Abeln.
Hildegard was a member of the Shakopee Council of Catholic Women. She was a quilter and rosary maker.
Visitation was Tuesday, April 14, from 4-8 p.m. and Wednesday 10-11 a.m. at Ballard–Sunder Funeral Home in Shakopee.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday, April 15, at 11:30 a.m. at Church of St. Mark, Shakopee. Interment was at Shakopee Catholic Cemetery. Pallbearers were Michael Hruska, Timothy Hruska, Andrew Meuleners, Steven Karst, Abraham Meuleners and Jessup Schiks.
Funeral arrangements by Ballard-Sunder Funeral Chapel, Shakopee. www.ballardsunderfuneral.com
~ published in the Prior Lake American dated April 18, 2009
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