AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Karen Yehle, of Mora, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at the St. Clare’s Living Community in Mora. She was 77 years old.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date
Memorials are preferred to St. Croix Hospice
Karen A. Yehle (Lemm), age 77, passed away on May 14, 2020 at the St. Clare’s Living Community in Mora, MN.
She was born on June 19, 1942 in Anoka, MN to Omar and Verdena (Pineault) Lemm. Karen grew up in Anoka, MN and graduated from Anoka High School in Anoka, MN in 1961. She worked for the US Post Office for 15 years as a Rural Route Carrier. Karen married Larry Fleury in 1962. They had 4 children together. She later married Michael Yehle in 1973. They were married for 47 years. Karen was a loving wife, mom and grandma. She will be dearly missed.
Karen was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Bruce, David and Randy; and step son Tommy.
Karen is survived by her spouse Michael; children, Michelle (Mike), Vicki (Jerry), Darrin (Jen) and Margie (Chris); step children, Mickey, Jill (Dave) and JP; 15 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren; sisters, Fern, Rajean and Christine; brothers, Paul, Alan and Nickolas; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Karen was diagnosed with early on set Alzhiemer’s at the age of 63 and suffered for 15 years. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to St. Croix Hospice.