Melissa Bratsch

April 28, 1975-Nov. 29, 2017

REDWOOD FALLS — Visitation for Melissa Ann Bratsch, 42, of Mankato, and formerly of Redwood Falls, will be from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Dec. 9, followed by a private service with family and friends, all at Nelson-Hillestad Funeral Home in Redwood Falls. Burial will take place in Crestlawn Gardens, rural Redwood Falls. Arrangements are with Nelson-Hillestad Funeral and Cremation Service of Redwood Falls.

She died peacefully, following an unexpected cardiac incident, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at Mayo Health Systems in Mankato.

She was born April 28, 1975, to Gary and Marlys (Lightfoot) Bratsch in Redwood Falls.

Survivors include her daughter, Marquette Bratsch of Sioux Falls, South Dakota; mother Marlys Larson of Redwood Falls; grandmother, Esther Bratsch of Redwood Falls; sister, Kristi Rasmussen of Maplewood; uncle and aunt, Bill and Charlene Lightfoot of Vesta, and uncle, Jerry Bratsch of Rogers.