|Becky Kompelien, 50, rural Minneota|
Services for Becky Kompelien of rural Minneota were held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 27, at St. Lucas Lutheran Church of Normania Township. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Becky, 50, died Tuesday, May 20, 2008, at her home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous battle with cancer.
Becky Jane Weinhold was born June 8, 1957, to Bruce and Stella (Peterson) Weinhold in Clarkfield. She was baptized and confirmed at Christ Lutheran Church in Cottonwood. She graduated from Cotton-wood High School in 1975 and continued her education at Granite Falls Technical Institute.
Becky and Charles Drown were married October 19, 1978, and had four children.
Becky and Robert Komp-elien were married July 7, 2006, at St. Lucas Lutheran Church.
Becky enjoyed riding motorcycle, traveling, gardening, bird watching, and her pet animals - from her childhood pet skunk to her dog, Miss Molly. She enjoyed working with the collection analyst team at US Bank in Marshall as a senior collections analyst.
Survivors include her husband, Rob; children: Amanda Drown (fiance Jeff Bot) of Wood Lake, Sam (Karla) Drown of Marshall and James Drown (fiance Barb Ruppert) of Albert City, Iowa; grandchildren Andrew Bot, Justin Mett-ling and Nate Drown; her mother Stella Weinhold of Cottonwood; siblings: Donna (Duane) Velde of Mesa, AZ, Bill Weinhold (friend Deb Anderson) of Clarkfield, Merlin (Jan) Weinhold of St. Anthony, Marian (Bruce) Baumann of Glendale, AZ, and Nancy (Mike) Fritz of Montevideo; sisters-in-law: Kristen Reed (friend Stan Stille) and Karen (Pat) Feterl; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Maria Drown; father Bruce Weinhold; infant brother David; and her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Erling and Beverly Kompelien.