May 9, 1940 - January 12, 2016


A memorial service will be 2PM on Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at Salem Lutheran Church in St. Cloud for Sethone “Toni” Stoeckel, 75, who died Tuesday, January 12, 2016 peacefully at her home surrounded by her family. Rev. Ben Johnson will officiate and burial will be in Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Minnesota. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Wednesday at the church in St. Cloud. Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, St. Cloud.

Toni was born May 9, 1940 to Clark and Avis Johnson of Carlos, MN. She attended St. Cloud Technical High School. She married Robert Stoeckel on November 7, 1959. She was a member of Salem Lutheran Church, St. Cloud; where she was a Sunday School Teacher for many years. Toni was an emergency foster parent to over 50 children. She enjoyed oil painting, trips to the casino and spending time with her family. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Toni is survived by her husband of 56 years, Robert; children; Robert II (Tamela) Stoeckel of St. Cloud, Brent (Deanna) Stoeckel of St. Cloud, B'layne (Mr. Kim Anderson) Stoeckel of Minnetrista, MN, Micah (Julie) Stoeckel of St. Cloud, MN, Christopher (Vicki) Stoeckel of St. Joseph; 10 grandchildren, Robbie Stoeckel III of St. Cloud, Shannon (Josh) Owen of Lowry, Jennifer (Chris) Steichen of Rockville, Lindsey Stoeckel of Maple Grove, Tessa, Kayla and Leela Stoeckel of St. Joseph, and Kathryn, Ethan and Eva Stoeckel of St. Cloud; three great grandchildren, Rylan Owen, and Katelynn and Owen Steichen; brothers; Carnie (Chik) Johnson of Eagan, and Butch (Jan) Johnson of Waconia, in-laws; Pat and Lewis Mohawk of Alexandria, Ruth and David Jackson of St. Cloud, Kathy Stoeckel of Alexandria, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Lynn Edenloff; brother in-law, Vic Edenloff; and brother in-law, Curtis Stoeckel.

Memorials are preferred to Salem Lutheran Church Youth Program.