Belinda Holmquist, 57

Belinda Jane Holmquist, age 57, of Cokato passed away Thursday, March 10, 2016.

She was born March 22, 1958, in Litchfield, to Kenneth and Janet (Leukema) Gustafson. Belinda was baptized and confirmed at the Cokato First Apostolic Lutheran Church.

She graduated from Dassel-Cokato High School in 1976.

Belinda was united in marriage to Michael Holmquist May 21, 1977, at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato.

Belinda worked as a bank teller for several years at local banks.

She enjoyed playing, and watching her children play hockey. Belinda enjoyed her flower garden, birds, and bird houses. She liked to spend time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her mother, Janet; husband, Michael; children, Jeffrey Holmquist, and Brent (Laura) Holmquist; grandchildren Hunter, Hayden, Hope, Halle, Sophia, Audrey, and Mason; siblings Tim Gustafson, Mike Gustafson, Brenda Lee, and Jamie Gustafson; along with several other family members and friends.

Belinda was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth; and infant brother.

The funeral service took place Tuesday, March 15 at 11 a.m. at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Cokato.

There was visitation Monday, March 14 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Cokato. Visitation continued Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at the church.

The Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home in Cokato handled the arrangements.

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