Marilyn Kay Kjome, age 59

Marilyn Kay Kjome, age 59, of Otsego passed away peacefully surrounded by family on November 23, 2012.

Preceded in death by Ernest Vavrichek.

Survived by Grace Vavrichek, John Kjome (Niki), Annie Graunke (John), Steve Vavrichek (Karen), Debbie Yager (Rollie), Beth Erickson (Ken), Mike Vavrichek (Tammy) and many nieces, nephews and grandchildren.

Marilyn was born in Crookston MN and at 5 years old, moved to Plymouth, MN where she lived throughout childhood. She attended Wayzata High School, then the Minnesota School of Business where she studied various courses. Marilyn worked for many years as an administrative assistant at McKesson Medical/Surgical in Golden Valley until her retirement due to disability.
Marilyn’s strength and spirit energized everyone around her. She was a devoted mother, sister, grandmother and friend. Her courage taught us all to never give up and never lose hope.

Visitation and funeral services for family and friends on 11/30/12 at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Elk River, MN.

Visitation at 11 AM with services starting at 12:30 PM – luncheon immediately following. Dare’s Funeral Home 763-441-1212