Meta Anna Kahnk, age 90, of Delano, passed away peacefully Friday, Dec. 23, 2011.
She was born Sept. 24, 1921, in Lake Benton, the daughter of Rudolph and Lena (Brandt) Hamer.
Meta was united in marriage to Donald George Kahnk July 18, 1945.
She was preceded in death by her husband ,Donald; a daughter, Donna (Kahnk) Kirchenwitz; and a grandson, Robert Kirchenwitz.
Meta is survived by her sons, Melvin and David Kahnk; five grandchildren, Patricia (Jeffrey) Yantes, Deborah Mannion, Angela (Jeffrey) Templin, Kathy Kirchenwitz and special friend Joel Hagemeyer and his daughter Aubriauna; and Daniel Kirchenwitz; and five great-grandchildren, Kevin, Billy, Graydon, Gracey, and Breana.
Memorial services took place Friday, Dec. 30 at 3 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Chapel in Delano, with a gathering of family and friends from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home, prior to the services.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.