Charlene Hedquist

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

May 23, 1936 Nov. 22, 2018

A funeral service for Charlene Hedquist, age 82, of Lake Park, was held Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, at First Presbyterian Church in Lake Park. Burial was at Silver Lake Cemetery.

Charlene Mary Hedquist, the daughter of Chester and Elise (Wulf) Perry, was born May 23, 1936, in Hartley.

On July 2, 1960, Charlene was united in marriage to Luverne Hedquist in Worthington, Minnesota. The family moved to Lake Park, where they resided for more than 50 years. Charlene worked at the Sioux Valley log cabin, cleaned houses and also worked as a CNA at the Lake Park Care Center. She was a member of the Presbyterian Church.

She enjoyed reading, word find puzzle books and sitting outside in the summer time in her chair or swing. She had a passion for caring and taking care of people, and she loved her time with her granddaughter.

Charlene passed away Nov. 22, at Lakes Regional Healthcare in Spirit Lake at 82 years of age.

She is survived by her daughters, Lona Hedquist, Laura (Mike) Golish and Sandy Bane Kilgore; sister, Delores (Darrell) Denny; brother, Harland (Sandie) Perry; granddaughter, Brooke Golish; many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Charlene was preceded in death by her parents, Chester and Elise Perry; husband, Luverne; daughter, Vickie Hedquist; grandson, Andrew Golish; and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.

Turner Jenness Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.