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Gwendolyn Stark, 57

Gwendolyn J. Stark, age 57, of Hastings, died Tuesday, Oct. 29, at United Hospital in St. Paul, after a brief illness.

Gwen was born July 3, 1956, in Hastings, to George E. and Lillian N. (Forest) Stark. She was a graduate of Hastings High School in 1974. She was formerly an employee at Smead Manufacturing in Hastings.

Gwen was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her sisters Sally (Mike) Butcher of Nampa, Idaho, and Karen (Martin) Corola of Seattle, Wash.; a brother Gregory (Vicki) Stark of Conde, S.D.; and also by several nieces and nephews.

The Funeral Mass with Father Cole Kracke presiding, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, 2035 15th St. W., Hastings. A visitation will be held one hour prior to that service at church. Interment will take place in the parish cemetery.

Arrangements were made with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings, 651-437-9419.

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