Nancy L. Klennert


Nancy L. Klennert, 89, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at Olmsted Medical Center Hospital in Rochester.

Nancy was born on June 19, 1933 to Ray and Louise (Young) Irwin in Zumbro Falls, MN. Nancy was married to Thomas Klennert for 65 years.

Nancy was a homemaker, and loved gardening, cooking, and most of all being with family.

Nancy is survived by her children, Frank (Sharleen) Klennert; Jim (Ellen) Klennert; Rob (Joyce) Klennert; Patti Trout; siblings, Frank Irwin; Angie Irwin; sisters-in-law, Joanne (Basil) Irwin; Donna Klennert; 17 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren.

Nancy is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Thomas Klennert; granddaughters, Lisa Klennert; Malissa Sorum; and daughter, Sue Pickett; son-in-law, Edward “Pete” Trout; 4 brothers; and 2 sisters.

Burial will be at Zumbro Falls Cemetery at a later date.

Rochester Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories and condolences of Nancy may be shared at