April 13, 1921 - January 17, 2015


Carole G. Laudenbach, age 93, St. Cloud, MN, died Saturday, January 17, 2015 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home, Sauk Rapids, MN.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Benson Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral on Wednesday. Burial will be in North Star Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN.

Carole was born in Cold Spring, MN to Norbert W. and Catherine Ann (Gerzin) Wenck. She married Paul A. Laudenbach. Carole owned and operated Collection Service, Inc. for over 10 years. She was a member of Order of Eastern Star Granite Chapter No. 5, St. Cloud and First United Methodist Church, Sartell, MN.

Carole enjoyed reading, flowers, antiques, auctions and bingo.

Survivors include sons, Jon Laudenbach of St. Cloud, MN; Doug (Judy) Laudenbach of Birchwood, WI; three grandchildren Clint Laudenbach, Paula Laudenbach, Kelsey Laudenbach; and one sister, Mary Sholty of Playa del Rey, CA.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Paul on January 24, 1980; four brothers, Joseph Wenck, Jim Wenck, Norbert Wenck, Ralph Wenck; one sister, Rosalie Wenck.