Carol A. Armstrong, 63
(Formerly of Winnebago Carol Ann (Petersen) Armstrong, age 63, of Mankato and formerly of Winnebago, died April 22, 2019 at Water’s Edge Assisted in Mankato.
Mass of Christian Burial was 1 p.m., Saturday April 27, 2019 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Mankato with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Mankato. Mankato Mortuary assisted the family.
Carol was born Dec. 6, 1955 to Orville and Dorthy (Emery) Petersen in Winnebago. She graduated from Winnebago High School. Carol worked for Green Giant out of High School and then for MRCI for 18 years. On Oct. 18, 2008, she married Samuel Armstrong at St. John the Baptist Catholic in Mankato.
In her free time, Carol enjoyed watching the Vikings and Twins, crocheting and knitting, and flowers. Carol was a faithful member of St. John the Baptist and was confirmed there two years ago.
Carol is survived by her husband, Samuel; children, Kaylene (Jamie) Kollos and Samuel Jahnke; grandchildren, Aiden and Mason; siblings, James Petersen, of Albert Lea, Lucy Edwards, of St. Paul, Marsha (Rodney) Anderson, of Blue Earth and Mary Mealman, of Estherville, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; infant son, Steven; sisters, Sue, Janet, Diana, and Shelia; and brothers, Gary, William, Sheldon, Barry, and Mark.