May 5, 1962 – Thursday, December 11, 2014
Fairview Church, 1175 CR 19 N, Minnetrista, MN
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Amber Melanie Smithson, age 52, of Annandale, MN passed away on December 11, 2014 at the St. Cloud Hospital.
She was born on May 5, 1962 in Watertown, MN the daughter of George and Mary (Bockhaus) Torkelson.
Amber married John Smithson on May 21, 1994 in Maple Plain, MN. She was currently working her way toward her nursing degree. She handled foster care for all life, especially animals. She had a true zest for life!
She is preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.
She is survived by her husband, son Derek Wolfsteller, daughter Samantha Smithson, brother Greg (Dawn) Torkelson, brother-in-law Everett (Kathy) Smithson, sisters-in-law Linda (Charles) Augustson and Julia (Jeff) Petersen and other family members.
A Memorial Service for Amber Smithson will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, December 18th at Fairview Church, 1175 County Road 19 N, Minnetrista, MN. Rev. Bill Breimhorst will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the MN Humane Society.
The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN assisted the family with arrangements.