Lake Benton.Memorial Mass of Christian Burial for Carol Mensen, 53, of Lake Benton, will be Friday, November 22 at 11 a.m. at St. Dionysius Catholic Church in Tyler.
Memorial visitation is Thursday, 4-8 p.m. with prayers at 7 p.m., all at St. Dionysius. Burial will be in Diamond Lake Cemetery.
She died Monday at her home in Lake Benton.
Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Lake Benton. Send on-line condolences at www.hartquistfuneral.com.
Carol is lovingly remembered by her husband, Greg; her daughters, Laura (and Johnathan) Rigge of Belview, Minnesota, Rachael (and Matthew) Krueger of Lake Benton, Minnesota, Katie (and Alex) Bakker of Russell, Minnesota, and Courtney Mensen of Lake Benton, Minnesota; 4 granddaughters, Piper, Poppy, Brynn, and Mia; her parents, Arlyn and Garnet Petersen of Lake Benton, Minnesota; brother, Terry (and Joann) Petersen of New Ulm, Minnesota; sister, Susan (and Gary) Haupert of Pipestone, Minnesota; sister-in-law, Karen Petersen of Lake Benton, Minnesota; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
She was preceded in death by two unborn grandchildren; a brother, Randy Petersen; and her grandparents, Knute and Carrie Petersen, and Erling and Louise Jensen.