Strandemo, Ana Maria 10/27/1983 - 1/26/2013 Age 29. Ana died in Minneapolis on January 26, 2013 of complications of lupus. She was born on October 27th, 1983 in Guatemala City, Guatemala. Ana is survived by her parents, Gary and Barbara Strandemo, St. Cloud; her sister, Rosa Strandemo, St. Paul; her grandmothers, Ruth Lund, Bloomington and Sid Strandemo, Kenyon; her boyfriend, Foster Simmonds Jr., Minneapolis. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Arnold Lund and Raymond Strandemo. Ana graduated from St. Cloud Technical High School in 2002. She attended Macalester College and graduated from Augsburg College in 2012 with a degree in Psychology. She will be remembered for her kindness and generosity, her creative and complex mind, her insightful wisdom, her love of animals and music, her artistic skills, her appreciation of her Guatemalan heritage and her dimples. A Memorial Service cele- brating the life of Ana will be 12 PM, Saturday, February 2nd at Atonement Lutheran Church in St. Cloud. There will be a visitation from 5-9 PM, Friday, February 1st at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in St. Cloud. A time of sharing will start at 7 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Common Hope, the
or the Tri-County Humane Society.
Published in Star Tribune from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1, 2013