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October 18, 1922 – Monday, February 14, 2011

Service Information
St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly
Friday, February 18, 2011

Visitation Information

Mary A. (Babatz) Kuchenmeister, age 88, of Buffalo, Minnesota, formerly of Waverly and Montrose, died Monday, February 14, 2011 at her home. She was born October 18, 1922 in Wright County, Minnesota, the daughter of Frank and Sophia (Stiller) Babatz. On February 24, 1943 Mary was joined in holy marriage to Francis H. Kuchenmeister in Delano.

Mary was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly and she enjoyed knitting, crocheting, crafting, gardening and shopping.

She is survived by her children: JoAnne (Joe) Czanstkowski of Delano, Rita Glauner of Albertville, Sandra (Mike) Hoffman of Monticello, Darlene Ulven of Missouri, Dale (Eileen) Kuchenmeister of St. Michael, Gary (Denise) Kuchenmeister of Buffalo, Suzanne (Joseph) Otten of Monticello, Deborah Berry of Buffalo and Kim Kuchenmeister of Buffalo; 27 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Francis H. Kuchenmeister in 1995; parents, Frank and Sophia (Stiller) Babatz and 9 siblings.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00am Friday, February 18, 2011 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Waverly. Fr. Timothy Cloutier will be the Celebrant. Visitation will be Friday morning from 9am until the time of service at the church.

Casket Bearers will be: Bruce Kuchenmeister, James Czanstkowksi, Joseph Otten, Jason Otten, John Otten and Dan Anfinson.

Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Waverly.

4 Guestbook Entries

  1. Kristin Brovold

    I knew Mary over the past few years and enjoyed the opportunities I had to visit with her. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.

  2. Josie Kolasa

    Jessica, I’m so sorry for the loss of your Grandma. We’ll be thinking of you.

  3. Deeky Kuchenmeister

    I will miss you Mom. I was your daughter-in-law but you always made me feel like family. May God’s angels carry you to heaven.

  4. Loralee Smith

    You touched many hearts and you were such a wonderful lady. You lived life to it’s fullest and had a large beautiful family. I hope to live up to those achievements one day, God only knows your shoes will be nearly impossible to fill. I love you Grandma!!


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