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Mora, MN • 320-679-1933

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ELIZABETH “BETH” KLEJESKI

AKKERMAN INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA

Elizabeth “Beth” Klejeski, of Ogilvie, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at her home.  She was 67 years old.

CELEBRATION OF LIFE will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, June 5, 2020 at St. Kathryn’s Catholic Church in Ogilvie.

MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to CDC recommendations and other restrictions regarding gatherings, there are limitations to group size at the visitation and service. Please be aware of the need to space the group out to stay under the limit. Limiting time, keeping social distance, and not coming if you are sick or at risk (e.g. elderly, immune-compromised) will all help protect everyone. Online condolences can be made for those who cannot attend. Thank you for understanding.

Elizabeth Ann Klejeski, of Ogilvie, died peacefully at home on Thursday, May 21, 2020. She was 67 years old.

Elizabeth, lovingly known as Beth, was born on January 9, 1953 in St. Cloud, Minnesota to parents Mark and Evelyn (Jensen) Lynch. She attended college at St. Cloud State, obtaining two bachelor’s degrees in Sociology and Psychology. After college she started working at Northwestern Bell where she met her husband, Bernard Klejeski. They were married on May 22, 1982 at the Neuman Center in St. Cloud. She passed away only one day before their 38th wedding anniversary. Beth and Bernie moved around before finally settling in Ogilvie in 1990. Beth, along with Connie Voge, started Viola’s Doll’s in Mora where they created beautiful handmade dolls and clothing. Beth had a true talent in her sewing skills.

Beth loved to garden and tend to her many flowers and plants. She worked at Dandelion Floral in Mora as a floral designer for a number of years. She loved to watch and feed the many different types birds that would visit her backyard. Beth was an active member of The St. Kathryn’s Parrish while living in Ogilvie and was always true to her faith. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Beth is preceded in death by her parents, and special aunt Maude.

She is survived by her husband Bernie of Ogilvie; children, Angela of Duluth; Sue (Rich) Powell of Two Harbors; Brigitte (Dave) of Lake Nebagamon, WI; and Brady (Donna Voge) of Hermantown; grandchildren, Jessi Klejeski, Felix Powell, and Harper Powell; brother Michael (Marie) Lynch of St. Cloud; niece Megan; and beloved dog Chloe; as wells as many other relatives and friends.

 

14 thoughts on “ELIZABETH “BETH” KLEJESKI”

  1. Bernie, Angie and family, I’m so sorry for your loss. Beth was one of the sweetest, kindest and amazing women I ever knew. I’m sending my prayers for you all. Take care and love always, Keith and Denise Mathie🙏

  2. Sue, we are so sorry to hear of your step-Mom’s passing. It sounds like you have many wonderful memories to keep her alive in your heart. Please know we’re thinking of you at this time.

  3. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you Bernie and your family. It is going to be hard seeing you without Beth at your side; but remember she is at a better place now. You take care of yourself. Tom and Lorraine Whiteford

  4. Dear Bernie and Family,
    All our heartfelt sympathy for your loss. May God give you comfort and peace.
    Sue & Don Johnson

  5. So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our prayers.
    Terry & Mary Beth Ringler

  6. Bernie and family,

    We are so sorry to hear of your Loss! You will be in our prayers.

  7. Bernie and Family,
    Phil and I are so sorry for your loss. Beth was such a sweet person.

  8. BETH JIM AND ME REAL GOING TO MISS ALL ARE GET TOGRTHER WE HAD WITH YOU AND HUBBY BUT I NO YOUR IN A WAYS BETTER PLACE BUT YOU ARE NOT REAL GONE BECUSE YOUR AWAYS GOING TO BE IN MY HEART THAT YOU BUDDIE FOR BEING IN JIM AND ME LIFE LOVE YOU HON

  9. We loved seeing Beth at all the kids’ birthday parties — she was so pleasant, easy to talk to, and interested in how everyone else was doing. Her passing leaves an empty space in the hearts of those who knew her, which we will fill with memories in her honor.

    Dick & Sherry Powell
    Saganaga Lake

  10. Bernie & Famly I am sorry to hear of the passing of a dearly loved family member. I am thinking about you and your family during this difficult time. GOD BLESS.
    Gary PETE Clough
    Dyer, Tennessee.

  11. I am so sorry for your loss Bernie.. God Bless your Beth.. you were together for a long time.. May you find peace along the way.. Thank God for the Memories..

  12. Bernie know that you are in Fred’s and my thoughts and prayers today. It was a pleasure to know Beth ! And I hope we can see you soon. Josie and Fred Klein

  13. So sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to to the entire family. My prayers to you all in this tough time.

    Steve Cottingham

  14. Bernie,
    Sorry to hear of Beth’s passing. She’ll be in our prayers. Take care of yourself and hope to see
    soon. Love, Wayne and Diane Koenig

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