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Kathleen Christianson, 69

Kathleen Mayme Christianson, 69, died Wednesday, January 15, 2014.

Kathleen was born April 6, 1944 in Melrose, the daughter of Raymond and Agnes (Otte) Schwieters. She grew up and was schooled at Glenwood.

Kathleen was blessed with two children, Jeff and Connie. Kathleen and her family lived in many different cities in Minnesota and Montana including Pine City, MN, Hardin, MT, Bozeman, MT, and Osakis, MN. For many years she worked at the Community Memorial Nursing Home in Osakis.

Kathleen was a longtime Minnesota Vikings fan. She also enjoyed doing needlepoint work.

She is survived by her mother, Agnes Schwieters of Glenwood; son, Jeff Wengler and wife, Sue, of Gering, NE; daughter, Connie Wengler of Haverford, PA; three grandchildren, Meisha Wengler, Kylie Wengler and Tanner Wengler; three great-grandchildren, Zaela, Barrett and Zaevrie; brother, Kenneth Schwieters of Alexandria; and sister, Eulalia Greff and husband, Al, of Bismarck, ND.

A funeral service was held Friday, January 17 at Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria. The Rev. Wayne Erickson officiated. Interment followed at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Glenwood.

Arrangements are with Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria;