Kathleen Deragon, 67

Kathleen Ann “Kathy” Deragon, age 67, of Hutchinson, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017, at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester.

A Celebration of Life will take place Saturday, June 10 at 11 a.m. at Riverside Assembly of God in Hutchinson, with Dr. Lee Allison officiating. Mariah Ralsten Deragon will be the vocalist. Inurnment will be in Dassel Community Cemetery.

Kathy’s grandchildren will be honorary pallbearers.

There will be a time of gathering Saturday, one hour prior to the services at the church.

Arrangements are with the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Online condolences may be made to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

Kathleen was born Dec. 19, 1949, in Dassel, the daughter of Embert and Donna (Johnson) Sorenson.

She was formerly part owner in a trucking company, and a CNA at Lakeview Ranch in Dassel, and at Prairie Senior Cottages in Hutchinson. Kathy also worked at 3M in Hutchinson for many years.

She loved cooking, scrapbooking, crafts, spending time with family and friends, sitting outside during the evenings, and flowers and plants. Kathy also enjoyed going to her grandchildren’s events.

She was a faithful member of Riverside Assembly of God Church in Hutchinson, and coordinated senior dinners and also game nights.

Kathy is survived by her husband, James K. Deragon; children Jason (Jean) Brede of Chaska, Jessica Brede-Peak of Plymouth, and Jennifer (Jacob) Knick of Brownton; grandchildren Brooke Brede Wickenhauser, Darian Brede, Cassandra Klasner, Ashton Brede, Grant and Gavin Kugath, Jasmine Knick, Cadance Knick, Isaiah Deragon, Caiden Schroeder, Ayanna Bigboy, and Shenoa Bigboy; a great-granddaughter, River Rose-Kathleen; stepchildren Deborah (Dean) Deragon of Ashland, WI, Karri (Brad) Bigboy of Odanah, WI, Michael Deragon, Nicolas (Mariah) Deragon, both of Hutchinson, and Isaac (Allie) Deragon of St. Paul; a brother, Roger Sorenson of Willmar; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Embert and Donna Sorenson.

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