She will be sorely missed by all those who knew her smile and wit Age 88, of West St. Paul. Left us on May 19, 2013. Preceded in death by parents, Conrad & Regina Carlson. Survived by sister, Eileen Patraw; son, Mark (Barbara); grandchildren, Kristen, AJ (Briana) and Kathryn; and many nieces, nephews and good friends. Kathleen loved spending time with family and friends. She enjoyed traveling, half a cup of coffee with a good book and Nigel. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, at the CHURCH OF ST. MICHAEL, 337 East Hurley St., WSP. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at KLECATSKY & SONS SOUTHERN CHAPEL, 414 Marie Avenue, SSP (651-451-1551); and one hour prior to the mass at church. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to St. Michael's Church.