Kephart, Chrisann Frances (Wesala) Age 51 of Madelia, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on October 1, 2010, following a courageous battle with brain cancer. She was a loving mother who had a kind, gentle and caring heart and was loved by all who knew her. Survived by daughter, Shannon; special friend, Ron Welp; siblings, Roxanne Benolkin (Tom), Kim Goodsell (John), Tim Helm (Kelli), Kathy Costello (Wayne) and Jim Wesala; special aunts, Trudie Houwman (David) and Gail Bergsven (Ken); uncle, Duane Gantz (Fran) Godchildren, Katie Benolkin and Chad Goodsell; many closely loved nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. Visitation Wednesday 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM at the funeral chapel and one hour prior to service at church. Funeral service Thursday 3:00 PM at Nativity Lutheran Church, 3312 Silver Lake Road, St. Anthony. Private interment. Washburn-McReavy Hillside Chapel 612-781-1999 2610 - 19th Ave NE, Mpls

Published on October 3, 2010

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