Kathleen M. Stifter
Kathleen M. Stifter, age 79 of Coon Rapids, formerly of Waverly, died Friday, July 7, 2006 at the Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids.
She was born Aug. 23, 1926 to John and Mary (Keefe) Sexton in Wright County.
Kathleen loved to spend time with her family. Music and dancing, especially big band, swing, or ballroom dancing, were passions she enjoyed sharing with others.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Mary Sexton; and seven brothers.
She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Cletus; sons Jim and Sue Knowlton, Gregg and Dee Jay Knowlton, Tom and DeBe Knowlton, Mike Stifter, and Joe Stifter; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Painschab; and many other loving relatives and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial took place Monday, July 10 at 10 a.m. at the St. Mary Catholic Church in Waverly with the Rev. Leon Klimczyk officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.
Herald Journal / Enterprise Dispatch