Karen Elaine Hanson, 45, Monticello

Karen Elaine Hanson, 45, Monticello passed away at her residence on Saturday, March 9, 2013.  Memorial services will be held Friday March 15, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Philip the Deacon Lutheran Church, 17205 County Road 6, Plymouth. Funeral arrangements are with the Peterson-Grimsmo Chapel of Monticello.

Karen was born Nov. 8, 1967, to Curtis and Kathleen (Ward) Lindberg.  She worked most of her life as an administrative assistant.  She was united in marriage to Marc Hanson on May 15, 2004.  The couple had made their home in Monticello since 2011.

She is survived by her husband, Marc;  son Steven Lindberg;  father Curt Lindberg of Surprise, Ariz.;   brother Cole Lindberg of Blaine;  father-in-law and mother-in-law Paul and Lorraine Hanson;  sister-in-law Erica McGruder;  brother-in-law Chad McGruder;  and nephew Landon McGruder.  Karen was preceded in death by her mother, Kathleen.