‹ Return to Current Obituaries

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Kathleen's visitation.

Kathleen Kollack

Kathleen A. Kollack, 92, of Neche, ND, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018, at the Pembilier Nursing Center in Walhalla, ND. Funeral service will be held Thursday, February 1, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at the Christ Lutheran Church in Neche. Visitation will be held Wednesday, January 31st, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Askew Funeral Home, Cavalier, ND.
Kathleen was born March 27, 1925 in Wooler, Ontario to Wilfred and Clara (Murray) Wessels. As a young girl, she moved to the Park Center area with her family. Kathleen grew up and attended school in the Park Center area. On June 10, 1953 she married Fred Kollack at Humboldt, MN. After their marriage they farmed in Park Center. In the winter months they lived in Long Beach, CA until the winter of 1960. After Fred retired from farming they moved into Neche.
Some of the things she enjoyed were gardening, crocheting, knitting, quilting, crossword puzzles, and driving around visiting friends. Kathleen always had popsicles in the freezer for the neighbor kids.
Kathleen is survived by her daughter, Brenda Rosenau, Cavalier, ND; grandchildren: Jennifer Winkler, Pembina, ND; Julie Winkler, Neche, ND; Jodi Ebach, Farwell, TX; Jeremy (Karla) Rosenau, Grand Forks, ND; Jason Rosenau, East Grand Forks, MN; grandchildren: A.J. Winkler, Tristan and Kristine Hannesson, David Gutirrez, Jr., Gage Arens, Halie Ebach, Meadow and Logan Rosenau; nephew, Doug (Lorraine) Wessels; nieces: Shirley (Ron) Williams and Joanie (Bob)Whitley.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Fred; daughter, Barbara; and brothers Jim and Jay.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kathleen Kollack, please visit our flower store.


Brenda, I am so sorry for your loss. Brenda, I worked with you at the hospital in Cavalier in the early 1980s. I so enjoyed working and knowing you. I would really like to connect with you, my email should be included in this post. I hope you are well. Again I my condolences regarding your mother's passing. Laurel

Laurel Mickelson Bowman Mar 16 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda my sympathy to you and your family.. I enjoyed visiting with your mom at Pamida Edythe Thom

Edythe Thom Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda so sorry for the loss of your mom. The last of the Park Center folks are gone I always enjoyed visiting with her in Pamida. Gale and Judy

Judith Watts Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda and Family, Your Mom was a trooper-always up for a visit, a drive to Cavalier, a walk around Shopko whether she bought anything or not-just to get out and about. May those that surround you provide comfort, strength and support those this sad and difficult time. Our deepest sympathy to all of you! Don & Michelle Murray

Don & Michelle Murray Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss prayers for your family

Robert and Jean Blair Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda and family, I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers!

Jamie Stockton Dodd Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda and family. I am sorry to read of the death of your mother. I never knew her but I know you will miss her and need to knew people are thinking of you. May she rest in the arms of the Lord. and may God bless you. Lorraine Beauchamp..

Lorraine Beauchamp Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

Brenda, know of our condolences on your mother's death. May she rest in God's peace.

Dallas & Mona Carlson Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM

My sympathy to you, Brenda. Your Mom was a special lady. Many were the days I would see her waiting for you outside the clinicare office at noon for a little visit with you. May your memories give you comfort.

Rita Vaughn Jan 29 2018 12:00 AM