Private family services for Kathleen Quastad, 82, of Estherville, were held.. Interment is at Swan Lake Cemetery, rural Gruver. Kathleen departed this life on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020, at her daughter’s home in Estherville, Iowa.
Kathleen Elizabeth Quastad, the daughter of Merle and Edna (Meyer) Culbertson, was born May 2, 1938, near Ringsted, Iowa.
She received her education at the Ringsted school.
On Dec. 1, 1957, she was united in marriage to Donald (Skip) Quastad in Ringsted. Following the couple’s marriage, they farmed in rural Gruver for many years. Kathy owned and operated the 6th Street Emporium for over 20 years. For hobbies, she enjoyed puzzles, cards, going to casinos, flower gardening, cooking and most important was spending time with grandchildren. Skip died August 28, 2018.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church South of Gruver.
Left to cherish Kathy’s life are her children, Jane (Ron) Olson; and their children, Bobbi Jo (Neal) Ruschy and their children, Kendyl and Hillary; Travis (Mary) Olson, Abby (Mike) Hough and their children, Caitlyn, Brynn and Rylee; Nick (Angie) Olson and their children, Mya and Wyatt; Randy Quastad and his children, Jason Quastad, Tara (Aaron) Smit and their child, Thayne; Jill (Ken) Jensen and their children, Elizabeth (Riley) Montgomery and their children, Eli and Jacob; Emily (Matt) Gruhlke and their child, Colin; Hallie Jensen; Tom (Elaine) Quastad and their children, Sydni and Kylie Quastad.
Online condolences may be left for Kathy’s family at HenryOlsonFuneral.com