Dawn Carol Rokala, age 49, of Kimball, died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
She was born March 23, 1964, in Litchfield, to Loren and Geraldine (Johnson) Horsma.
Dawn married Terrence R. Rokala July 11, 1980, and for the past two years, they have lived in Kimball.
Dawn was a certified nursing assistant and had worked for REM and Camp Friendship.
She enjoyed gardening, camping, fishing, and dogs; as well as volunteering at the Wright County Humane Society.
Dawn is survived by her husband, Terry, of Kimball; children Elizabeth (Jason) Ranta of Villard, Joshua Rokala of Kimball, and Jason Rokala of Clearwater; grandchildren Aliya, Malory, Daniel, Henry and Lauren; mother Geri Horsma of Dassel; brother Jay (Kayleen) Horsma of Menahga; and sister Jan (Tom) Heinonen of Cokato.
Her father, Loren Horsma, preceded her in death.
The funeral service took place Friday, Aug. 9 at 2 p.m. at the Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Annandale, with visitation for one hour preceding the service. The Rev. Peter J. Martinson officiated, and interment was at Riverside Cemetery in French Lake Township.
Arrangements were with Dingmann Funeral Care of Annandale. Obituary, guestbook and video tribute available online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.