Tammy Lynn Mitziga
Tammy Lynn Mitziga Tammy Lynn Mitziga, 49, of Kennedy, Minnesota entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Monday, August 11th, 2008 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Tammy Thorsteinson was born on July 23, 1959 to William and Arlene Thorste...
Tammy Lynn Mitziga
Tammy Lynn Mitziga, 49, of Kennedy, Minnesota entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Monday, August 11th, 2008 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Tammy Thorsteinson was born on July 23, 1959 to William and Arlene Thorsteinson in Langdon, ND. The family moved to Kennedy, MN in 1970 and Tammy graduated from Kennedy High School in 1977. She graduated from East Grand Forks Technical College in 1978 and began her career at the Developmental Center in Grafton, ND.
Tammy was united in marriage to Greg Allen Mitziga on November 7, 1987 and they made their home in Kennedy. Their daughter Jacey was born on December 24, 1993.
Tammy made the most of her time here with us. She loved the times with her friends and family at the lake, cooking and entertaining all of her friends, and especially raising her daughter Jacey. Her loving kindness, warm smile and quick-witted humor will be missed.
Tammy is survived by her husband Greg; daughter Jacey; her mother Arlene Kain; step-father LuVerne Kain; brother Brent (Barb) Thorsteinson of Hallock, MN; sisters Cheryl (Ross) Lambert of Drayton, ND; Kari (Tony) Bender of Bemidji, MN; sister-in-law Danette (Andrew) Roberts of Farmington, MN; mother-in-law Elsie Ann Mitziga of Karlstad, MN; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father William Thorsteinson.
Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, August 15, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. in Maria Lutheran Church at Kennedy.
Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery at Lake Bronson. Kathy Levenhagen, lay minister, presiding; Karen Vold & Renee Ryden, duet; Patti Swanson, organist. Honorary casket bearers will be family and friends.
Visitation will be at the Austin-Hughes Funeral Chapel in Hallock, Minnesota on Thursday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m.
Austin-Hughes Funeral Home, Hallock, MN.