MONTICELLO — Mini Kathrine Weiland, 41, of Monticello, and formerly of the Cloquet/Esko area, died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, in Monticello. She was born July 19, 1971, in Cloquet to Herbert and Judith Weiland.
Mini was a loving mother of two, Cori and Morgan, sister, friend, daughter and auntie. She enjoyed laughing, singing, writing poetry and being with her family and friends. Towards the end, Mini’s favorite pastime was shopping and dressing up. She touched many lives with her courage and strength and was an inspiration to everyone she ever met. She will forever be loved and missed. Gone but never forgotten.
She was preceded in death by her father, Herbert Elmer Weiland; husband, James Brian Rogers; niece, Maria Dawn Weiland; and nephew, Brandon Jay Kalash.
Mini is survived by daughter, Corisa Rogers, of Ramsey; son, Morgan Kuikka, of Minneapolis; mother, Judith Rogge, of Monticello; brother, Vernon Weiland, of Arizona; sisters, Kathy Duncan of Arizona, Brenda Schulz, of Brainerd, Belinda Mullen, of Little Falls, Carol (Bill) Hooper, of Monticello, Judy Weiland, of Cloquet, Kris (Bob) Sanvig and Cindy (Gary) Peterson, both of Esko; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service, Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, in Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.