Marie Katherine Saatzer McAllister, 92
Feb. 21, 1921 - Aug. 20, 2013
Services celebrating the life of Marie Katherine McAllister, age 92 of Waite Park will be 10:30 AM Saturday, August 24, 2013 at St. Mary's Cathedral-lower church in St. Cloud, MN. Fr. Jeremy Ploof will officiate. Marie died at The Sterling Park Nursing Home in Waite Park Tuesday evening. Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of St. Cloud.
Marie was born February 21, 1921 to Victor and Evelyn (Dunkel) Adams in Sauk Rapids. Marie worked as an accounts payable clerk for Franklin Manufacturing for 39 years. She was the past president of the Cooties Aux 13, a member of the VFW Post 428, a member of the Moose Club 1400, a charter member of the 40-8415, a member of the American Legion post 428, a member of the senior citizens of Waite Park, and a member of the St. Joseph Church of Waite Park. She married Raymond Saatzer on Sept. 23,1946, who passed away October 4, 1979. She later married Roland McAllister on June 16, 1988, who passed away in 1996.
Marie is survived by her daughter Pat Engen, her son Rick Saatzer, both of St. Cloud, 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Marie is preceded in death by her parents, Evelyn and Victor Adams, her grandparents and a grandson Jay.
The family would like to give special thanks to The St. Cloud Hospital Hospice, Dr. Lalley, The Sterling Park Nursing Staff, and Rhonda and Lynn Sitzthum.
Published in the St. Cloud Times on Aug. 22, 2013