May 29, 1925 – June 25, 2016


Mass of Christian Burial for Isabel M. Kunkel, age 91 of Cold Spring, MN will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Cold Spring. Burial will be in the Pinewood Cemetery in Crosslake.

Friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Parish prayers will be at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring, MN.

Isabel (Weismann) Kunkel was born May 29, 1925 in Rockville, MN to Nicholas and Rose (Nieters) Weismann. She married Norbert Kunkel June 23, 1947 at Mary of Immaculate Conception Church in Rockville. They lived in St. Cloud until 1981 when they moved to Crosslake. In 2003 they moved to Cold Spring. She was active in Citizens for Educational Freedom and Council of Catholic Women. She was employed as a parish secretary at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud and at the College of St. Benedict.

Survivors include her children, Katherine, Bernard (Karen) Kunkel, Susan (Richard) Klein, Mark (Linda) Kunkel, Dennis (Susan) Kunkel, Richard (Pamela) Kunkel, Mary (Mark) Moraczewski, and Julie (Tom Hall); 14 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents: husband, Norbert; and brother, Aloysius Weismann.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Cathedral High School in St. Cloud or Assumption Home in Cold Spring.