March 30, 1941 - September 14, 2015

 

Karen was born March 30, 1941 in Walhalla, ND to Joseph & Georgianna (Melhaus) Renville. She married David Gottwalt on Jan. 14, 1961 at St. Stephens Church in Minneapolis. They lived in Chaska, St. Louis Park, Rush City, and in Becker since 2005. Karen was an avid reader and enjoyed pull tabs and her cat, Gabby. She was a Twins and Vikings fan.

Survivors include her husband, David of Becker; children, Marchell (Troy) Nelson of Sacramento, CA, Michael (Brenda) of Carver, and Maria (Kyle) Kuelbs of Grey Eagle; brothers and sister, Jerry Renville of Roseville, CA, Lowan Renville of Placerville, CA, Curt Renville of Placerville, CA, Jean Wood of Modesto, CA and Tim Renville of Las Vegas, NV; grandchildren, Tim, Lyndsay (Dan), Brian (Courtney), Todd (Liz), Dana, Matthew and Kayla; and great grandchildren, Brynlee and Kainan. Karen was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers, Duane, Joe, Ronald, Fred and Jack Renville.

Visitation

Date: September 18, 2015
Time: 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, 14264 Bank Street, Becker, MN

Date: September 19, 2015
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, 14264 Bank Street, Becker, MN

Memorial Service

Date: September 19, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, 14264 Bank Street, Becker, MN