May 28, 1938-Nov. 14, 2013
MARSHALL - Mass of Christian Burial for Beatrice Knutson, 75, of Marshall, will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday with a CCW Rosary at 4 p.m. and a Parish Prayer Service at 7 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue from 8:30-10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to Prairie Home Hospice of Marshall.
After a brief illness, Beatrice died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at her residence in Marshall.
Beatrice Ann (Kapolczynski) was born May 28, 1938, in Ivanhoe to John and Martha (Tomaszewski) Kapolczynski. As a child, she moved with her family to Marshall where she graduated from high school. Beatrice did office work for a time before uniting in marriage to Leon Knutson on April 16, 1966, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. The couple made their home and raised their family in Marshall. Beatrice enjoyed traveling, going to casinos, playing cards and collecting Boyd's Bears. She was most passionate about spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her daughter Sandra (and Mark) Enemark of Tyler, son David (and Nancy) Knutson of Marshall; grandchildren Kristin (and fianc Reid VanEck), Brandon, Nicole and Mackenzie, in-laws Anita (and Herb) Himrich, Ila (and Elmer) Possail, Keith (and Diane) Knutson; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Leon, siblings Eleanor Geurts and Adeline Janiszeski and in-laws Bud (and Joyce) Knutson.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors