Lynn Kay Wenger, age 67, of Maple Plain, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2018, after a two-week battle with heart complications at the University of Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis.
She was born Sept. 3, 1950, in Minneapolis, to William C. and Lois L. (Laymen) Thomas.
Lynn was united in marriage to Edward J. Wenger Feb. 21, 1970, at the Calvary Memorial Church in Mound.
A loving wife, mom, grandma, and great-grandma, Lynn loved to spend time with her family and visit with friends, but she lived for her grandchildren. She also enjoyed coffee, shopping, traveling, and playing Solitaire.
Lynn was preceded in death by her mother, Lois.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Ed; children Lynn Renee (Dave) Ahrends, Julie (Jake) Munden, Nathan (Becky) Wenger, and Carol (James) Filibeck; grandchildren Kathy Brown; Abby, Rachel, Isaiah, Josiah and Eli Ahrends; Christi Munden; Audrie, Gracie, Levi and Elijah Wenger; Shaun Hitt; and Ezra and Kendra Filibeck; great-grandchildren Aylee and Michaela; father Bill (Joyce) Thomas; sisters Mary Ann Bueide and Carol (Bill) Minor; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
A memorial service took place Thursday, June 21 at 11 a.m. at the Harvest Fellowship Church in Sauk Rapids. There was a gathering of family and friends Wednesday, June 20 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Watertown Community Center.
Donations may be sent on Lynn’s behalf to: International Messengers; C/O River of Life Care Home, 110 Orchard Court Clear Lake, MN 50428; or KTIS, 3003 Snelling Ave. N., St Paul, MN 55113.
Arrangements were with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.