Obituary: YoVonne Card

Obit CardYoVonne Lydia “Snooks” Card, age 71 of Watertown, passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2013, at the Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.

A Funeral Service was held on Tuesday March 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Watertown with Rev. Randy Sherran officiating; visitation was 1 hour prior to the service at church; interment at St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery with military honors provided by the Watertown American Legion Post 121.

YoVonne was born on April 21, 1941, in Watertown, the daughter of Elmer and Louise (Schmidt) Menzel. YoVonne was baptized on May 11, 1941, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Watertown by Rev. Rudolph and confirmed on April 3, 1955, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Watertown by Rev. Spomer.

YoVonne was a loving mother and grandmother, being with her family meant the world to her. She loved working in her yard, always taking care of the shrubs and flowers making them beautiful year after year. YoVonne enjoyed visiting with her neighbors giving advice to any problem they had to solve. She especially liked going out to eat with her family or friends. YoVonne had a kind, loving heart, appreciating the simpler things in life. She was a lifelong member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Watertown.

YoVonne is preceded in death by her parents Elmer and Louise Menzel; brother Clyde Menzel; sister-in-law Sylvia Menzel; brother-in-law Wallace Quaas.

YoVonne is survived by her loving family; daughter Vicki (Brian) Dalheimer of Watertown; grandchildren Mitchell, Mackenzie, Micheal Dalheimer; brother Donnie (Nancy) Menzel of Mayer; sisters Sylvia Quaas of Chaska, Lois Tesch of Minnetrista; nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.

Casket Bearers are Mike Mulcahy, Bryan Mulleady, Craig Medower, Michael McMahon, Jeff Allison, Jason Boll, Brent Hood, Travis Pogreba.

Johnson Funeral Home, Waconia 952-442-2121 www.johnsonfh.com.

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