Kathleen Newell, 82, of Benson, Minnesota, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014, at the St. Cloud Hospital.
Funeral services were held Saturday, October 18, at 11:00 a.m., at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church in DeGraff. Visitation was held at St. Francis Catholic Church in Benson Friday, October 17, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., with a Parish Rosary at 5:00 p.m.
Interment was in the St. Bridget’s Catholic Church Cemetery in DeGraff.
Kathleen Newell was born March 21, 1932, in Cashel Township, Swift County, Minnesota, the daughter of Frank and Loretta Bryne Newell.
She was baptized and confirmed at St. Bridget’s Catholic Church in DeGraff, and grew up on the farm in Cashel Township and in DeGraff. She attended District #28 country school in Cashel Township and DeGraff public schools.