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Karen M. Gellner

October 11, 1951 — November 18, 2022

   Karen M. Gellner, 71, of Langdon, ND, passed away Friday, November 18, 2022, at Essentia Health in Fargo, ND.

   Karen M. Gellner was born October 11, 1951, in Langdon, ND, to Richard and Iris Mae (Dobbie) Gellner. She grew up on the family farm and graduated from Langdon High School in 1970. Karen then attended the University of North Dakota where she received her degree in elementary education. She then taught school in Munich, ND, for several years and later worked at Maple Manor in Langdon as a CNA until her retirement. Things she enjoyed were reading, playing cards and games, painting, swimming, and gardening. In the spring of the year, she liked looking for crocuses.

   She is survived by her siblings: Donna (Donald) Glarum of Mandan, ND, Jane Gellner of Grand Marias, MN, Susan (Larry) Garner of Grand Forks, ND, and Scott (Darcy) Gellner of Langdon, ND, along with several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Preceding her in death were her parents, sister Marcy, and brother-in-law Terry Lorenz.

   Funeral service will be held Saturday, November 26, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at Brooks Funeral Home in Langdon, ND. Visitation will be held Friday, November 25from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Brooks Funeral Home. Visitation will also be held for one hour before the time of services on Saturday. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Langdon.

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Friday, November 25, 2022

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Saturday, November 26, 2022

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Burial at Calvary Cemetery

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