May 27, 1962 – September 6, 2019


Ann Marie Czech, age 57, Gilman, MN, died Friday, September 6, 2019 at her home in Gilman surrounded by her loving family.

Christian Mass will be at 10:30 AM Monday, September 9, 2019 at SS. Peter and Paul Church of Gilman with burial immediately following the mass.

Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Sunday September 8, 2019 at SS. Peter and Paul Church of Gilman. Parish Prayers will be 6:30 PM. Visitation will continue one hour prior to services Monday September 9, 2019 from 9:30-10:30 AM at SS. Peter and Paul Church. Funeral arrangements were made by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Ann Marie Czech was born May 27, 1962 in New Ulm, Minnesota to John and Marlys Thorson. She graduated from Becker High School. Ann worked at Foley Nursing Home, then moved onto TLC in Foley and lastly was employed at the Saint Cloud Hospital. She was passionately serving others for 36 years. She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. She loved camping, going out for dinner with her family and being surrounded by her friends. Ann was fondly remembered for her love for diet Pepsi and ice cream and also for her bubbly personality.

She is survived by her husband, Mitch Czech, daughter and son, Kalley and Tyler of Gilman. She is also survived by her brother, Mark (Gail) Thorson of Sartell; her sister, Cindy (David) Kirchoff of Clear Lake. Father-in-law and mother-in-law, Joe and Claudette Czech of Gilman; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Mark (Shelley) Czech of Gilman; Michelle (Randy) Spiczka of Gilman; Mary (Virgil) Spiczka of Gilman; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Marlys Thorson of Waite Park; brother-in-law, Dale Herman of Gilman and niece Jayna Spiczka.