Memorial services for Jeanne Mithaugen-Knight of Starbuck, Minnesota will be held on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Starbuck Funeral Home in Starbuck. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the services. Rev. Kathy Terpstra will be officiating. Burial will be at a later date at South Lake Johanna Cemetery, rural Brooten.
Jeanne died peacefully on Thursday, February 08, 2018 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. She lived to the age of 77 years.
Jeanne is survived by her husband, Ernest "Ernie" Knight of Starbuck; children: Heidi (Henry) Strater of Blaine, Judy (Donavon) DeRoo of Anoka, Chip Mithaugen of Brooten, and Chad (Shellie) Mithaugen of New London; 11 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 4 foster great-grandchildren; her siblings: Shirley (Darwyn) Mueller of Fort Meyers, FL and Karen (Mike) Laverty of Lewis, IA; and many nieces and nephews. Jeanne is preceded in death by her parents and first husband, Harold Mithaugen; and one brother, Gerry Tietz.