Blanche Krell


Blanche L. Krell, age 104, previously of Mitchell, SD died on November 10, 2021 at SLV Health in Alamosa Colorado where she was undergoing treatment for COVID-19. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM Thursday, November 18, 2021 at Holy Family Catholic Church with visitation beginning one hour prior. Burial will be in the American Legion Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by Will Funeral Chapel.

Blanche was preceded in death by her husband and her son David. She is survived by daughter Judy (Tom) Kuske, daughter Barb Krell, grandchildren Ron (Candace) Kuske, Dan (Chrissy) Kuske, Christine (Adam) Soderborg, and great-grandchildren Atticus Soderborg and Quinn Kuske. Also surviving Blanche are special niece Nancy Jones and special nephews Steve (Sandy) and Bruce (Janice) Jones, the first children of her older sister Grace, with whom she lived in Waterloo, IA before her marriage. Many other beloved nieces and nephews and their spouses and children also survive Blanche.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the the Legacy Assisted Living Facility of Monte Vista, Colorado, which can be sent in memory of Blanche directly to the facility, 100 Chico Camino, Monte Vista, Colorado 81144.