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Kimberly Diane (Harper) Libby

 

December 14, 2020

Kimberly Diane (Harper) Libby

July 27, 1964 ~ December 9, 2020 (age 56)

Kimberly Diane (Harper) Libby, age 56, of Walker, MN began her journey to the spirit world on Wednesday, December 9th, 2020 from the Benedictine Living Community in Ada, MN. Kim was born on July 27th, 1964 in Chicago, IL to Marcella (Tanner) and John Harper.

Kim liked to spend sunny days at the beach with her kids and all her nieces and nephews, spending time with her daughter and her nieces and splurging at the Dollar Tree. Kim loved watching Grey's Anatomy (over and over and over) and the Minnesota Vikings. She loved to pick out the best gifts and wrapped them beautifully for her loved ones. Kim enjoyed working as a blackjack and poker dealer at the casino and with all the cute Head Start kids.

Welcoming Kim to the spirit world are her father, John Harper; step father, Sam Ardito; sisters, Evelyn, Theresa and Kelly "Bumper" Harper; grandmother, Evelyn Harper; grandparents, John and Mattie Harper; uncles, Richard, Lyman and Kenneth Tanner; auntie, Janice Tanner; her grand dog, Ruby and many more relatives.

Those she leaves behind to cherish her memory are her children, Donald Libby, Jr., Bryce Harper and Marcella Leske all of Walker; mother, Marcella Ardito of Walker; brother, Kerry Harper of Walker; sisters, Michelle (Dan) Manos of Coon Rapids and Sammie (Eduardo) Rivera of Wisconsin; grandbabies, James Stinar and Irie Libby, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

Wake services for Kim will begin at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, December 12th and continue until her 11:00 a.m. traditional service on Monday, December 14th all being held at the Onigum Community Center in Onigum, MN. Ron Winters will be her Spiritual Advisor. Pallbearers for Kim are Buddy Braman, Donald Libby, Sr., William Tanner, Richard LaRoque, John Harper, Mark Libby and Danny Manos. Her honorary pallbearers are Kerry Harper, FireEagle DeWitt, Alex Braman, Jake Harper, Antonio Manos and Calvin Harper. Interment will be in the Old Agency Catholic Cemetery at Old Agency, MN.

Kimberly's care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be left at http://www.northernpeace.com.

Services

Wake

Saturday

December 12, 2020

6:00 PM

Onigum Community Center

Onigum Road

Onigum , Minnesota 56484

Traditional American Indian Service

Monday

December 14, 2020

11:00 AM

Onigum Community Center

Onigum Road

Onigum , Minnesota 56484

 

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