Margaret Karen Strobeck, 75 Sauk Centre, died Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020, at the CentraCare Hospital in St. Cloud. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21 at Long Bridge Lutheran Church in rural Sauk Centre with Rev. Steve Hilde officiating. Inurnment will follow the service in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. at the church before the service. Minnesota COVID-19 restrictions to be observed.

 Margaret Strobeck was born April 2, 1945, in Sauk Centre, Stearns County to parents Ernest and Edna (Buan) Boyer. She graduated from Sauk Centre High School in 1963. After graduation, Margaret moved to St. Paul where she worked at American Linen and West Publishing until she married Norman Strobeck in 1969. The couple lived in Euless, Texas a few years before moving back to Sauk Centre in 1972, where Margaret worked at the Main Street Cafe and then St. Michael’s Hospital until retirement. Margaret was a member of Long Bridge Lutheran Church, the American Legion Auxiliary Post 417, and the St. Michael’s Hospital Auxiliary.

 Margaret is survived by her children, JoAnn Strobeck of Eden Prairie, Jim Strobeck of Sauk Centre; and Linda Strobeck of Eden Prairie; siblings Helen Boyer of Rosemount, Dean (Gail) Boyer of Swanville, Mary (Luverne) Hoffman of Kensington and Linda Boyer of Maple Grove; sisters-in-law Patty Boyer of Sauk Centre and Ramona Casey of Avon; aunt Grace McNeill; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband Norman Strobeck, her parents, Ernest and Edna Boyer; siblings, Robert Boyer and Jane Boyer; brothers-in-law, Al Curtis and Gene Casey; and nephew, David Casey.

Funeral arrangements with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Long Bridge Lutheran Cemetery Association.        

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