July 10, 1934 - October 10, 2014


Lynn J. Halverson, age 80, St. Cloud, MN died Friday, October 10, 2014 at the St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud, MN.

Mass of Christian Burial will be Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 11:00 AM at St. Michael's Catholic Church, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to Mass at the church on Tuesday. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Waite Park, MN. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Lynn was born July 10, 1934 in Ivanhoe, MN to Walter and Florence (Christensen) Marczak. She married Norman Rosten on May 5, 1954 in Ivanhoe, MN. They later divorced. Lynn married Arthur W. Halverson, Jr. on December 4, 1993 in St. Cloud, MN. She operated her own beauty shop in Sauk Rapids and then was a nurses aide at Good Shepherd Lutheran Home, Sauk Rapids, MN. Lynn was an active member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, St. Cloud, MN.

She is survived by her children, Mark (Darlene) Rosten of St. Joseph, MN; Dean Rosten of St. Cloud, MN; Kimberly Bok of Colorado Springs, CO; Kris (Jessica) Rosten of Becker, MN; five grandchildren, Brook Maier, Katelyn McCarty, Skye McCarty, Andrew Bok and Adam Bok; brothers and sisters, David (Barb) Marczak of Mankato, MN; John (Darlene) Marczak of Glenwood City, WI; Vivian (James) Ritchie of Pahrump, NV; Ruth Mortier of Marshall, MN; and Rosemary “Tiny” (William) Peliter of Litchfield, MN; sister-in-laws, Wanda Marczak of St. Cloud, MN and Zita “Peaches” Marczak of South St. Paul, MN.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Arthur Halverson, on July 7, 2007; two brothers, Roger Marczak and Daniel Marczak and one sister, Marjorie Theisen.

Memorials are preferred to American Diabetes Association.

Pallbearers will be her family.