Sunday, July 5
Kimberlee Baarson was born on Nov. 13, 1961, at the Freeman Hospital in Freeman to Dick and Deon (Lawrence) Lueders. She grew up in Marion, where she attended Marion High School.
On Sept. 5, 1987, she was united in marriage to Alan Baarson at Marion. She lived in Sioux Falls, Indiana, Kansas City and Colorado before moving back to Marion, where she has lived for the past 10 years. While in Indiana, she worked as a secretary in the Greenfield School District.
Grateful for having shared her life are her twin sons, Eric Richard Baarson of Hawaii and Michael Alan and his wife Debbie Baarson of Alaska; a grandson Jason; three siblings, Lana (Dennis) Herlyn, Parker; Candyce (Jaloy) Gustafson, Poulsbo, Wash. and Donavon (Laurie) Lueders, Sioux Falls; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A graveside service was held Thursday, July 9, at Greenwood Cemetery, Marion.
Arrangements provided by Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home.