Kathleen M. Nibbe, 95
Kathleen M. "Kay" Nibbe, age 95, passed into the loving arms of her gentle shepherd and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, Aug. 17, at Keystone Communities in Mankato.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at Grace Lutheran Church, Mankato. Visitation 1 hour before service.
Born Oct. 21, 1917, in Red Wing, to Charles L. and Anna L. (Hultquist) Jenkins. A 1935 graduate of Red Wing High School, she worked at the Red Wing Pottery Salesroom. On Sept. 30, 1945, Kathleen married Kenneth E. Nibbe. They made their home in Red Wing for the first 27 years of their marriage until moving to Mankato. Kay worked at F.W. Woolworth, the Montgomery Ward catalog store, and Hughes Shoes, and was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Wing.
Kathleen is survived by two children, Meredith (Phil) Fitch of St. Peter, Craig (Jane) Nibbe of Wayzata; and many extended family.