Sandra Kay Hapka, 57, died at 8:40am in Baudette on June 29th.
Sandra was born on January 17, 1954 to Clarence Arnold and Barbara (Morrisey) Arnold in Angus, MN. She attended school in Angus, Warren, and Mount St.
Benedict High School in Crookston. She received a degree in nursing
from the University of Minnesota, Crookston. She was united in
marriage to Peter Hapka on December 29, 1972 at St. Mary’s Catholic
Church in Euclid, MN. Although she worked a few years as a nurse, she
spent most of her life dedicated to her family and as a partner in the
family farm. Sandra and Peter raised three children Van, David and
Kelly on their farm near Warren. They moved to Baudette in retirement.
Sandra enjoyed devoting herself to her family and community, and was
involved in numerous church and community organizations.
She is survived by her husband Peter of Baudette; three children, Van (Amy) of
Warren, MN, David (Anna) of Austin, TX and Kelly of Washington, DC; sisters
Constance (Don) Omdahl of Thief River Falls and Jacalyn Lee of Mesa
Arizona; and six grandchildren, Alexander, Zach, Betsey, Vivian, Paul and Noah.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, George and Eddie Arnold.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: 10:30 AM on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Warren, MN.
VISITATION: After 5:00 PM with a 6:30 PM prayer service on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Warren and one hour before services at the church on Wednesday.
INTERMENT: Calvary Cemetery, Warren, MN
ONLINE REGISTER BOOK: www.duborefuneralhome.com
MEMORIALS PREFERRED: Mount St. Benedict in Sandra’s name
Arrangements with DuBore Funeral Home of Warren, MN.