Donna Carpenter, 72, of St. Paul passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, August 23, 2020. Preceded in death by parents, Michael Donald and Dorothy McKliget; and husband, Michael Carpenter. Survived by daughters, Darlene Risvold (Jerry St. Martin) and Cheryl Carpenter; grandchildren, Jessica Kaiser (Brad Bondeson), Kayla Risvold (Chris Stowell), Alyssa Carpenter (Nick Robbinson); great grandchildren; Rozlynn Kaiser and Harley Kaiser; brothers, Pat McKliget (Deb) and Tim McKliget (Cindy);many fur babies; and many long time dear friends and family.
She was a retiree from 30 years’ service at 3M. Donna was a loving mother, gram, and grammie. She was kind to every “critter” and person she came across because she felt everyone was special in their own way. She was Targets MVC (most valuable customer). She enjoyed every minute she had to spend with family and friends.
A public visitation will be held on Friday, September 4, 2020 from 4 pm to 7 pm at Mueller Memorial of St. Paul, 835 Johnson Parkway. Private family interment. Face coverings required. We ask all guests to respect Covid-19 guidelines and practice safe social distancing. If you are unable to attend services or do not feel comfortable attending services, any memorials or cards may be sent to the funeral home; attn: family of Donna Carpenter