Little angel Karsynn Lila Smith was born, blessed her family’s life, and was called to the Lord Friday, Jan. 14, 2011, in Glencoe.
She is survived by her parents, Kaitlynn Sticha and Douglas Smith of Lester Prairie; paternal grandparents Kathleen (Niesen) and James Habisch; paternal great-grandparents Douglas and Laura Smith and Linda and Art Tarbell; maternal grandparents Kari Nelson (Timothy Silcox), and Allan Sticha; maternal great-grandparents Bonnie and Leon Nelson and Arline and Leroy Sticha; aunts and uncles Morgan Sticha, Jaidan Sticha and Allison Sticha, Jessica and Bradley Pauls, Thomas Smith, Jr.and Kristen Hamilton, Brittany Smith, and Jared and Nathan Habisch; cousins Lillian Sticha and Thomas Smith, III; and many great aunts, uncles, and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Thomas Erwin Smith, Sr.; paternal great-grandparents James and Marjorie Niesen; paternal great-great-grandparents Robert and Oral Sundin, Christian Niesen and Sophie Kiphuth; and maternal great-great-grandparents Lila and Lyle Melcher, Pauline and Ralph Nelson, Adeline and Marvin Jahn, and Adeline and Frank Sticha.
Funeral services took place Tuesday, Jan. 18 at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted, with interment in the church cemetery.
The Chilson Funeral Chapel in Winsted assisted the family with arrangements.