Marie A. Kozel age 79 of East Grand Forks, MN passed away on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND.
Marie Ann Kozel was born on December 8, 1935 in Argyle, MN the daughter of Louis and Elizabeth (Gostanczik) Kuznia. Marie grew up and attended school in Argyle, MN where she graduated from Argyle High School with the Class of 1953. On June 22, 1954, she was united in marriage to Marvin Kozel in Argyle, MN. Marie was employed at Western Potato, International Co-op, and Simplot for 40 years. Following her retirement she worked for Century Elementary School in Grand Forks, ND.
Family members of Marie include her children, Debra (Mark) Misialek of Grand Forks, ND, Cindy (Pete) Blue of Grand Forks, ND, Donna (Dan) Driscoll of East Grand Forks, MN, Kim Vigen of Grand Forks, ND, Bryan (Diane Olson) Kozel of East Grand Forks, MN, Jackie Johnson of East Grand Forks, MN, Shannon (Paul) Solem of East Grand Forks, MN and Lee (Shannon) Kozel of Grand Forks, ND; nineteen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren; two sisters, Evelyn (Wallace) Feltman of Grand Forks, ND and Theresa Nelson of Argyle, MN.
Marie is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marvin on January 4, 1997; son, Marvin Kozel Jr.; daughter, ShaunDella Kozel; grandson, Brandon Kozel and one brother Raymond Kuznia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Altru Cancer Center
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 AM on Saturday, January 24, 2015 in Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Tabor, MN.
Visitation: 5:00 to 7:00 with a 6:30 PM Prayer Service on Friday, January 23, 2015 in Dahl Funeral Home, 2029 Central Ave. NW, East Grand Forks, MN and also one hour prior Funeral Service on Saturday in Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Interment: Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery ~ Tabor, MN
Online Guestbook: www.dandahlfuneralhome.com
Arrangements By: Dahl Funeral Home ~ East Grand Forks, Minnesota