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Kerri S. Minett
Kerri Minett
Kerri S. Minett, 1968-2014 - photo by Contributed/Picha Funeral Home

Kerri S. Minett, age 46 years, of Union Center, passed away on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Gundersen St. Joseph’s Hospital in Hillsboro, Wis.

She was born on June 10, 1968 to Charles and Kay (Kahler) Stanek in Hillsboro.  She grew to adulthood at Hillsboro and graduated from the Hillsboro High School in 1986.  Kerri was united in marriage to Dean Minett on May 1, 1991.

Kerri worked in several positions while continuing her education and obtaining a Master’s Degree.  She managed the Liquidator Store in Union Center, worked at Lands’ End, in Administrative Support at Wonewoc-Center Schools, at Spring Valley in Union Center, as Village Clerk in Union Center and as Financial Director in the Wauzeka Schools.

In addition to her hard work, she enjoyed golfing and hosting her annual “Fight Like A Girl” golf outing at Spring Valley.

Survivors include her husband, Dean Minett; son, Bradley Minett; parents, Charles and Kay Stanek; grandmother, Marjorie Kahler; sister, Wendy Koca; foster sister, Shane Banta; foster brother, Zachary Banta; father-in-law, Dick Minett and brother-in-law, Derek; many aunt, uncles, nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Kerri’s life will be held with a gathering of family and friends on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 from 12 to 4 p.m. at Spring Valley Golf Course in Union Center.

In lieu of flowers memorials should be directed to H.O.P.E. in Hillsboro or the Charity Tractor Pull in Hillsboro.

The Picha Funeral Home in Hillsboro assisted the family, for online information go to