Bernice F. Karau
November 22, 1916 ~ November 19, 2010
Bernice F. Karau, age 93, passed away peacefully at Golden Living Center East in Rochester, Minnesota while surrounded by loving family and friends on Friday, November 19, 2010. Bernice Frances Karau was born November 22, 1916 in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota to Edward and Lillian (Plauman) Toomey. She was a 35 year employee of Michaels Supper Club in Rochester, where she did what she loved best; meet people. Bernice is survived by her son, Roger (Pat) Karau of Elko, Minnesota; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and one sister, Marion Fischer of St. Paul, Minnesota. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Floyd Karau in 1971; and her daughter Karen Carney in 2010. Memorials: Memorials may be directed to the Minnesota Alzheimers Association. Cemetery: Burial will be at a later date in Calvary Catholic Cemetery at Rochester. Bernice's grandchildren and great-grandchildren will serve as urn bearers. Visitation: Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 from 10-11 am at Mahn Family Funeral Home in Rochester. Service: Funeral Services will be at 11:00 am on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 at Mahn Family Funeral Home at 1624 37th St. NW in Rochester with Father Charlie Collins officiating.