Obituaries

Joseph Rader
B: 1936-04-11
D: 2017-11-15
View Details
Rader, Joseph
Lawrence Antony
B: 1928-11-10
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Antony, Lawrence
LaVonn Alleckson
B: 1942-01-29
D: 2017-11-11
View Details
Alleckson, LaVonn
David VanDePutte
B: 1947-01-04
D: 2017-11-09
View Details
VanDePutte, David
Elsie Hasert
B: 1923-10-25
D: 2017-11-07
View Details
Hasert, Elsie
John Middleton
B: 1929-08-13
D: 2017-11-03
View Details
Middleton, John
Anna Fier
B: 1936-08-31
D: 2017-10-31
View Details
Fier, Anna
Jon Opdahl
B: 1962-03-31
D: 2017-10-31
View Details
Opdahl, Jon
Debra Seivert
B: 1962-03-22
D: 2017-10-27
View Details
Seivert, Debra
Ordell Severson
B: 1930-02-21
D: 2017-10-26
View Details
Severson, Ordell
Evelyn Magnuson
B: 1927-12-31
D: 2017-10-26
View Details
Magnuson, Evelyn
Richard Sussner
B: 1954-08-13
D: 2017-10-18
View Details
Sussner, Richard
Delores Huber
B: 1926-11-14
D: 2017-10-13
View Details
Huber, Delores
Thomas Wisdorf
B: 1945-03-21
D: 2017-10-11
View Details
Wisdorf, Thomas
Laurence Farasyn
B: 1928-02-08
D: 2017-10-03
View Details
Farasyn, Laurence
Rose Bukowski
B: 1935-02-09
D: 2017-10-01
View Details
Bukowski, Rose
Warren Saetre
B: 1923-08-22
D: 2017-09-26
View Details
Saetre, Warren
Marjorie Sorenson
B: 1923-07-21
D: 2017-09-21
View Details
Sorenson, Marjorie
Charles Drown
B: 1950-01-04
D: 2017-09-15
View Details
Drown, Charles
Clara Bueltel
B: 1942-07-09
D: 2017-09-15
View Details
Bueltel, Clara
Russell Seeklander
B: 1950-08-25
D: 2017-09-14
View Details
Seeklander, Russell

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
Katherine Kronabetter
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Daryl james kloos
"I will miss her. But she was one who was loved with all my heart. "
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Bob & Charlene Tillemans
"Such a beautiful lady - inside and out. She will be missed. "
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Ron Jr & April Snyder
"Heaven has gained another angel. "
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Paulette Kloos-Nash
"I will always remember how Aunt Kutty would wink at me when I was little. Had s"
View full message >>>
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Amber Thompson
"thinking of the family, she was one of the most wonderful people I've ever known"
View full message >>>

Obituary for Katherine Theresa Kronabetter

Katherine Theresa Kronabetter
Kathy was born to John and Bertha (Marquardt) Kloos at their farm home near St. Leo on May 18, 1921. She grew up on the farm and attended country school until she graduated from eighth grade. She married Joseph J. Kronabetter at St. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Taunton, MN, on September 30, 1940. The couple farmed and raised their family near St. Leo until 1973 when they sold the farm and moved into Clarkfield, MN. Kathy (and Joe) worked at the Green Door Supper Club for several years until Kathy became the cook and certified dietician at the Clarkfield Hospital. When the hospital closed, she became employed as a cook at the Clarkfield Care Center until she retired in 1991. She moved to an apartment in Minneota in 2006. Then, due to failing health, she moved into the Minneota Manor in August of 2013.

Kathy’s passion was cooking and baking. She had many “secret” recipes that everyone enjoyed and always a freezer full of food. She loved entertaining visitors at her home and playing cards. On Sunday afternoons, she enjoyed listening to polka music. At the Minneota Manor she enjoyed baking, playing games, especially bingo, and greeting everyone that passed by her corner room. Her greatest joy in life was her family. Kathy was a true caregiver for her ill children and her husband. In her later years, she enjoyed sitting and listening to the happenings of her grandchildren and holding her great-grandchildren on her lap until they were old enough to learn to play card games with her. Her devotion to the Lord was always constant in her life; prayer cards could always be found in each room of her home along with her rosary and holy water.
Katherine died on Sunday, May 29, 2016, at the Minneota Manor in Minneota. She is survived by her children Brenda (and Gene) Verschelde of Minneota, Terry (and Betty) Kronabetter of Parkers Prairie, and Lois (and Vern) Heald of Minneota, 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 58 years, Joe, her daughter Beverly and her son Gary, also by her siblings John Kloos, Jake Kloos, Henry Kloos and Mayme Snyder.
Order Flowers