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Mora, MN • 320-679-1933

Braham, MN • 320-396-2121



Carol Ann Kollar, of Stanchfield, passed away on Monday, December 20, 2021 at her home.  She was 83 years old.

FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Thursday, December 23, 2021 at the Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic church in Braham with Fr. Wagner officiating.

VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

INTERMENT will be in the Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Cemetery in Braham.

Carol Ann Kollar, passed away peacefully at her home in Stanchfield, Minnesota on Monday, December 20, 2021. She was 83 years old.

Carol was born to Loren “Stub” and Harriet (Miller) Hasert on December 18, 1938 in Marshall, Minnesota. She married her high school sweetheart, Michael Kollar on November 17, 1956 in Ivanhoe, Minnesota and they recently celebrated their 65th Wedding Anniversary. Together they raised five children, Ron, Donna, Randy, Mike Jr., and Jody.

Carol and Michael moved from Onamia to Stanchfield in 1971 and enjoyed living in the country. Carol was the head cook at the Braham Schools for many years. She really loved hosting and decorating for all the holidays. She loved spending time with family and her grandkids. Carol enjoyed knitting, gardening, canning, cooking, baking, making wedding cakes and mints, and was an avid Viking fan.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents, Loren “Stub” and Harriet Hasert and sister Nancy Dobbelaire.

She is survived by her husband, Michael; children, Ron of Grasston, Donna of Isanti, Randy (Lori) of Stanchfield, Mike Jr. (Mingyu) of Minnetonka, and Jody  of Stanchfield; ten loving grandchildren, Becky (Peter), Dave (Jessica), Cassie (Orin), Alyssa (Lucian), Daniel, Brandon, Jeremy, Emily, Elliot and Abby; five great-grandchildren, Megan, Margo, Sam, Hauken and Atlas; brother Jess (Irene) Hasert and sister Janet Hurd; other extended family and many friends.



6 thoughts on “CAROL A. KOLLAR”

  1. Donna, Alyssa,Dan and family,
    So sorry about your loss, she was a special lady and always had a great sense of humor.
    Sending hugs and prayers to you all.

  2. Dear family, I’m so sorry and sad to hear about Aunt Carol.. She was always so kind and generous to my family from the day we met her.. She welcomed us into her home and treated all of us as if we were her own children, I will never forget the love she showed us. Our hearts are broken…..prayers for all of you as you go thru this very difficult time.

  3. Carol was always a thoughtful and kind person and we appreciated her work at Braham Schools. I enjoyed working with her during parent-teacher conferences in particular. Carol was a positive force and her attitude fostered the same in others. Condolences to the family.

  4. I am so sorry for your loss. I have such great memories of graham cracker cereal when we would visit as kids and the special sailboat she created for a topper on my wedding cake!

    There are no words for your pain. We are holding all of you close to our hearts.

  5. Aunt Carol will be greatly missed. She was so kind and always had a smile for us all and made time to visit with us kids. We’re very sorry for your loss.

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