Carol Ann Hander, age 70, died Friday, December 11, 2015 at her home in
Dover, MN, following a lengthy illness.
Carol was born November 2, 1945 in New Richmond, WI, to Lawrence and Lena
(Vellieu) Demulling. She graduated from Dover- Eyota High School. On May 15,
1965 she married David Hander at the Catholic Church in St. Charles. They lived
in Stewartville for 23 years, Mazeppa for 20 years and then moved to Dover 3
years ago. Carol worked as a cook for many years, retiring from Madonna Towers
in Rochester. She and David wintered the last five years in Texas, “and enjoyed
their Texas family”. Carol enjoyed playing bingo, camping, traveling and spending
time with her family. She loved her cat, Blackie.
She is survived by her husband, David of Dover; Mother, Lena Demulling of
Rochester; children, Carmen (Dean Thomas) of Zumbrota and Ricky (Michelle) of
Norfolk, NE; grandchildren, Hayden (Aurora), Taylor (Taryn), Bailey, Nathan
(Bethany), Joshua (Stacy), Brittany (Jake); great-grandchildren, Landon, Kenden
and Lincoln; one sister, Diane (Steve) Rossman of Arlington, WI,; brothers,
Robert (Charlene) Demulling, Tom (Leah) Demulling and Jim (Carol) Demulling all
Carol was preceded in death by her father, Lawrence, 1 sister, Sharon and 1
Funeral mass will be Thursday, December 17, 11:00 am at Borromeo Catholic
Church in St. Charles with Father Kurt Farrell officiating. A private interment at the
Saratoga Cemetery will take place at a later date. Visitation is Thursday, one hour
prior to the service at the church.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, 57 3rd St SW, Plainview, MN, 55964, 507-534-2003