October 5, 2022 at 5:59 p.m.
Kimberly “Kim” Engle, of Long Prairie, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2022, at the Saint Cloud Hospital, after an unexpected illness.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, 2022, at Saint Paul’s Catholic Church in Sauk Centre. Inurnment will be in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Sauk Centre and from 10-11 a.m. Friday at the church. Parish prayers will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.
Kimberly Kay Engle was born June 8, 1960, in Alexandria, to Mike and Janis Schoeneck. Kim was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Alexandria. She attended school in Alexandria and graduated from Jefferson Senior High School. Kim devoted her career to children, starting as a paraprofessional and spending most of her career as a school librarian at Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Schools. She retired in 2019.
Kim married Dan Engle at Saint Mary of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Long Prairie on Dec. 14, 1984. The couple was blessed with four children.
Kim loved entertaining family and friends, planting her flower beds, reading books and dancing. She cherished spending time with her children and grandchildren, reading them their favorite books and giving them too many treats.
Survivors include her loving husband, Dan Engle; children, Seth Engle and his wife, Jennie, Sara Hoffman and her husband, Ike, Cory Engle and his wife, Hollie, and Jodi Mouratis and her husband, Demetri; mother, Janis Schoeneck; sister, Wendy Hawkins, and her husband, Chris; Brent Lynch and his partner, Kelsey Prahl; and grandchildren, Alexander, Connor, and Natalee Hoffman, Silas, William, and soon-to-be granddaughter Engle, and Yianni Mouratis.
Kim was preceded in death by her father, Mike Schoeneck; and nephew, Brandon Hawkins.
Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral and Cremation Services of Sauk Centre.