Kay Sunde, 72, of Preston, died Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

She was born on Sept. 26, 1941, in Spring Valley, to Irving and Beatrice (Jerred) Applen.

She graduated from Wykoff High School and later in life received her LPN degree from Rochester Community College.

She married David Sunde on March 11, 1961. They resided in the Preston area during their 52 years of marriage.

She was employed at the Preston Nursing Home for 42 years.

Survivors include her husband, David; children, Steve Sunde of Sparta, Wis., and Shelly Sunde of Minneapolis; grandchildren, Carina (Wade) Wahlert, Santana Sunde and Katie Grace Cooke; and great-granddaughter, Alivia Wahlert.

Private family services will be held at a later date.