Carol (Madson) Richter, age 63

Carol (Madson) Richter, age 63, of Elk River went to be with the Lord on November 24, 2012.

Preceded in death by her parents, Elmer and Berdie Madson.

Survived by Very Special granddaughter, Kaytlin; children, Derek (Stacey) Anderson, Chandra (Brandon) Finnegan and Lisa Donlin; grandchildren, Joshua, Megan, Alex, Zachary, Tim, Nakitta, Tanner, Tommy; sisters, Rita Madson, Sharon (Tim) Bourgeois, Jackie Madson, Mary Miller (Jim Christenson), Cindy Hallbeck, Sandy Madson and Joann Kath; loving aunts, nieces, nephews; and special friends, Dianne, Susan, Cindy and many other supportive friends and co-workers.

Carol was an avid reader and loved gardening as long as her hands didn’t get dirty.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial was held 12:30 PM Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 566 4th St., Elk River with visitation one hour prior to service.

Interment St. Andrew Catholic Cemetery. Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society. Dare’s Funeral Home 763-441-1212