Marlene C. Rekedal, age 85 of Osakis, MN passed away on Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at Ebenezer Ridges in Burnsville.
She is preceded in death by her husbands, Jerome Koss, Sr. and Wayne Rekedal; son, Jerry Koss, Jr.; brother, Niles Short. Marlene is survived by her children, Vicki (Craig Bilgrien) Hayes, Kari (Bill) Bigot, Mark Koss and Cher Koss; grandchildren, Joe (Charlotte) Hayes, Michael (Tracey) Buckingham-Hayes, Travis Hayes, Carrie Koss, Samantha Koss, Ryan (Jackie) Bigot, Melissa (Taylor) Nelsen, and Justin Monson; great-grandchildren, Ella, Kate, Jackson, Jacob, Katelynn, Jayden, Isaiah, Noah, Elin and Laurel; sister, Carol (Lee) Coffman; and beloved dog Missy. Graveside service Saturday, April 3 at 1 PM at Evergreen Memorial Gardens, 3400 Century Ave N, St Paul. Livestreaming of the service will be on the McNearney-Schmidt Facebook Page. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Arrangements with McNearney-Schmidt Funeral and Cremation, Shakopee, 952-445-2755. Condolences may be shared at www.mcnearneyfuneralhome.com