Rasmussen, Marie Louise age 95, passed away peacefully from dementia on July 3, 2022 in Chanhassen, MN. She was preceded in death by parents George and Margaret Bergquist, sister Ruth Larson, husband Robert and son Karl; she is survived by daughters Paula (Bruce Baldwin), Ruth (Paul Hovland), and daughter-in-law Linda, six grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Marie was born in Minneapolis in 1926, and made her homes in Brooklyn Center and later Hanover, MN. Her Minnesota roots launched many rich and productive years as a supportive mother, community volunteer, women's rights activist, literature student, seamstress, gardener and world traveler. Her commitment to service and sacrifice is her legacy to many grateful friends and family. The family expresses its deepest appreciation to the care teams at Presbyterian Homes and Optage Hospice for the unwavering concern and compassion they showed Marie. Her inspiring life will be celebrated at private services at a future date.

Published on July 24, 2022