Age 87, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 18th, 2023. Preceded in death by her husband Charles Kraciun, siblings Helen (aka. Tootie) Nichols, Joe Urman, Rose Snyder, and Bob Urman, and son Steven Olson. Survived by her siblings Frank (Elsie) Urman, Carol (Bill) Charlsen, Mike Urman, Margaret (Whitey) Urman Reiser; sons Daniel Olson and Jeffery Olson, daughters Cathy Kraciun (Ronald), Sandra (Daniel) Just, and Julie (Todd) Steele; grandchildren Laura, Jamie, Gabriel, Dillon, Dominic, Justin, Charles, Todd, Michael, Matthew, Ricki and Vincent; and many great grandchildren; and her constant companion Sage.
Retired from Unisys and CEO of the Kraciun household. She touched many hearts, was a mother to many, was the life of the party and will be greatly missed by so many.
Service will be held at Sandberg Funeral Home, 2593 7th Ave E, North St. Paul on Thursday, the 26th. Visitation from 1pm to 3pm with a service from 3pm to 4pm to be followed by Celebration of Life at 4pm at the Legion in North St. Paul. Interment Ft. Snelling National Cemetery Friday October 27 at 9:00am