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October 30, 1924 – Thursday, November 12, 2015

Service Information
Holy Trinity Catholic Church – Winsted, MN
Monday, November 23, 2015
10:30 AM

Visitation Information
Chilson Funeral Home, Winsted, MN
Sunday, November 22, 2015
4-8 PM

Veronica Catherine Kappel, age 91, of Winsted passed away on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.

She was born on October 30, 1924 in Winsted the daughter of John & Anna (Rathmanner) Kappel.

Veronica started teaching in a one room school house and eventually taught at the Winsted Public School. Her teaching career was over thirty years. She loved her students!

She was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.

Veronica enjoyed dancing, gardening, animals, sewing, reading, taking walks and visiting with people.

Survived by three nieces: Michelle Weber, Lisa Dondlinger and Pauline Kelzer; by six nephews: Gary Seymour, Gregg Seymour, Kenneth Kelzer, Raymond Kelzer, Bill Kelzer and Chuck Kelzer; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by her parents: John and Anna Kappel, her sisters Florentine (Raymond) Kelzer, Elizabeth (Sylvester) Seymour, Lorraine (Ernest) Greshowiak & Melinda Kappel and by a brother Vincent Kappel.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Veronica Kappel will be held on Monday, November 23rd at 10:30 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Paul Schumacher will be the Celebrant. Alice Nowak will be the organist for the funeral mass.

Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, November 22nd from 4-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. A CCW Rosary will be recited at 4:00 P.M. and Parish Prayers will be held at 6:00 P.M. Sunday evening.

Honorary Casket Bearers will be Michelle Weber and Lisa Dondlinger.

Casket Bearers will be Francis Kappel, Evon Weber, Gary Seymour, Matthew Seymour, Daniel Weber and Sydney Dondlinger.

1 Guestbook Entry

  1. Beth Olson

    Veronica was such a special lady. I am so glad I had the opportunity to get to know her and be blessed by her kind heart and love for life.


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