Lena Knoll, age 93, of Pine City, died Sunday, April 14, 2019, at Northern Pines Assisted Living in Pine City.
Lena Schmaltz was born Jan. 19, 1926, to Balzer and Magdelena (Kraft) Schmaltz in Hague, North Dakota.
Lena is survived by her children Alois Knoll and Duane Knoll, both of Pine City, Josephine Knoll of St. Paul, Patricia (Jeff Kouba) Beseke of St. Francis, Michael (Barb Hanson) Knoll of Pine City, Christopher (Toni) Knoll of Grasston; 17 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents Balzer and Magdelena Schmaltz; husband Joseph Knoll; children David Knoll, Joanne Knoll, Frank Knoll, Mary Davison, Jerry Knoll, Delores Hinze; granddaughter Terri Davison.
Monsignor Aleksander Suchan celebrated a Mass of Christian burial for Lena Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Pine City. A time of visitation and reviewal was held one hour prior to the Mass in the St. Anthony Commons area at the church. The interment took place at Oakland Cemetery in St. Paul.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to: Funeral and Cremation Service – Swanson Chapel of Pine City. www.FuneralAndCremationService.com