Memorial Services were held for Jody Limanen, age 49, of Browerville, Minnesota (formerly of Sebeka, Minnesota), on Friday, March 3, 2023, at Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena, Minnesota with Pastor Kirk Douglas officiating. Burial will be held at a later date in Sebeka, Minnesota.
Jody Ann Limanen, of Sebeka, Minnesota, was born on October 1, 1973 at Wesley Hospital in Wadena. Her parents were Stanley and LuAnn (Windels) Limanen of Sebeka. Jody graduated from Sebeka High School with the class of 1992.
Jody was employed at Oakridge Home in Wadena where she was a supervisor and caregiver for 17 years until retiring due to health issues. She loved listening to music and going to concerts and movies. Spending time with her family and friends was something she always looked forward to, especially her grandson, Lex. She was an active member of the VFW Auxiliary.
Jody passed away peacefully on February 25, 2023 at the University of Minnesota, after years of battling Pulmonary Hypertension. Preceding Jody in death are her parents Stanley and LuAnn; grandparents: Walter and Lempi Limanen, and Marvin and Eunice Windels.
Jody is survived by her significant other, Patrick Williams of Staples; daughters: Chelsea (Andrew) Lustila of Fargo, North Dakota, and Erin Lustila of Sebeka; her grandson, Lex; sister Angie (Jason) Vargo of Sebeka; and nieces: Alyssa, Jayden and Anna. Numerous aunts, uncles and friends.
Arrangements provided by Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service of Wadena, Minnesota. Please visit www.karvonenfuneralhome.com to leave memorials and condolences on Jody’s Tribute Wall. 3-8c