Lillian C. Maxa
6/11/1924 — 8/1/2009
Survivors include: Children,Charlotte (Joe) Brandt, Allan Maxa, Brenda (Arlen) Hoen; 9 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; sister, Marc Kaufenberg and brother, Bill (Gloria) Wagner; sister-in-law, Josephine Davis; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Leon and Emily Maxa, Raymond and Evie Maxa, Stanley and Margaret Maxa, Kenny and Lois Maxa. Preceded in death by her husband Cyril; parents Matthias and Anne (Schneier) Wagner; sister Isabelle; brothers, Emmett, Clarence, Lloyd and Joe Wagner.
Karen Ann Driehorst
6/19/1955 — 7/31/2009
Karen Ann Drierhorst was born on June 19, 1955 in Spring Valley, Minnesota the daughter of Maynard and LaVonne (Miland) Dierhorst. She attended Mountain Lake Schools and on November 23, 1974 married Richard Driehorst in Mountain Lake. Karen loved cats, enjoyed reading, movies and crocheting. She also was fond of feeding the neighborhood wildlife. Karen was always a loving and kind person. She took care of her family before herself and was loved by all her family and friends.
She is survived by her husband, Richard; sons, Jason, David and his wife Lori; mother, LaVonne Martens; 2 brothers, Douglas and his wife, Nancy; Daniel; Debra and Janet Martens. She was preceded in death by her father, Maynard and sister, Sharon Goess.
Edward Lee Wagner
11/16/1961 — 7/29/2009
Edward Lee Wagner, age 47, of Shakopee died on Wednesday, July 29 at his home in Shakopee. Survivors include his parents, Donald and Marcia (Stuedeman) Wagner; brother, Scott Wagner; relatives and friends.
9/15/1938 — 7/24/2009
Survivors: Wife, Jean; son, Mark (Elice), Shawn (Rachael); 6 grandchildren, Ashley, Ryan, Ally, Jarred, Jessica and Justin, all of Shakopee; brother, Don (Helen) of Deer River. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Mary (Wirtenan) Taylor. Jimmy was employed by Land O Lakes Creameries as Supervisor prior to retirement and has served in the United States Navy for 10 years.
Isabelle M. Izzy Suel
8/2/1924 — 7/23/2009
Survivors: Husband, Brendan; sons, Bob (Pat), Tom (Amy), Joe (Therese); 9 grandchildren, Mike, Eric (Laura), Jennifer (Eric) Nelson, David, Jared, Richard, Tim, Katie and Christine; 1 great grandchild, Alani. Preceded in death by son Rick; parents, Leo and Mary (McCaffery) Huss; brothers, Harold and George; sister, Eleanor.
Robert Lee Lil Bob Brown Jr.
7/9/1981 — 7/22/2009
Survivors: Parents, Robert and Cathy Brown; son Robert Brown III; 3 sisters, Shannon, Michelle and Mercedes Brown; grandparents, Marlene and Gene Seavey; Barb and Ellis Walker; niece, Mya Brown. He will be sadly missed by aunts, uncles, cousins and friends; He was preceded in death by his uncle, Stephen Walker; cousin Robert Walker and great grandmother, Donna Rosenthal. Robert was currently employed at R B J Auto Repair as an auto body worker at the time of his death.
Robert J. Strunk
4/19/1919 — 7/18/2009
Survived by wife, Janet; daughter, Ann-Marie (Dennis) King; son, Stephen (Deanna) Strunk; 7 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; sister, Mary Louise Wagner; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Marian and Euclid Caron; nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brother-in-law, Lee Wagner.
Emma M. Donnelly
10/23/1913 — 7/18/2009
Survivors: Children, Donna Shaughnessy of New Prague, Roland (Deloris) Donnelly of New Brighton, Patricia Ploumen of Shakopee; 15 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; 4 great greatgrandchildren; sister, Helen (Stanley) Skluzacek of Northfield. She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Donnelly; parents, Joseph and Mary (Bisek) Pavek; 6 brothers and sisters and her son-in-law, William Shaughnessy.
Candice L. Knutson
9/21/1953 — 7/12/2009
Candice L. âCandyâ Knutson, age 55, of Hastings. Survived by sisters, Gwen McColl of Savage, and Geraldine (Lyle) Boeser of Burnsville. Preceded in death by her parents, Maurice and Hildred (Caine) Knutson; and a brother.
Opal H. Johnson
3/26/1920 — 7/9/2009
Opal H., age 89, of Shakopee, formerly of Eagan. Former employee of the Pillsbury Company. Survived by sister, Lorraine (Howard) Hovde; nephew, Jim Hovde all of Shakopee; niece, Karen (John) Davis of Estes Park, CO. Preceded in death by husband, Gerald; brothers, Marvin and Reuben Olson; sister, Doris Dutter.