Mina Haslerud, 37, of St. Charles, formerly of Lanesboro, died Sunday, April 7, 2013, at Saint Marys Hospital, as a result of a motor vehicle accident.

Mina Marie Haslerud was born Oct. 26, 1975, in Spring Valley, to Charles and Julie (Gossman) Haslerud. She grew up in Whalan and Lanesboro, where she attended school. She was baptized, confirmed and had her first communion at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Lanesboro. She lived in this region until moving to Rochester in 1998.

She was engaged to Steven Orris, who died Saturday, April 6, 2013, as a result of the same motor vehicle accident. She had lived in St. Charles for the past several months. They had been planning a 2014 wedding.

She enjoyed singing along with her fiance' at karaoke and going for rides with him in the area. She enjoyed playing with her cats and loved gathering with her family.

Survivors include two daughters, Julie "Abby" and JoAnne; her mother, Julie Haslerud of Cresco, Iowa; two sisters, Trina Haslerud of Plainview and Ragina Haslerud of Mabel; her brother, Glendon of Minneapolis; her maternal grandmother, Naomi Gossman of Cresco, Iowa; one niece, two nephews, and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father, her maternal grandfather and her paternal grandparents.

The memorial service for Mina, and the funeral service for Steve, was held together on Friday, April 12, at the Marion Church of Christ, with the Rev. Dr. Rick Walston officiating. They were buried together in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may share a memory at mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com.