Margery Lee Knowlton (Jagg)

Knowlton

Knowlton

Margery Lee Knowlton (Jagg), 73, was born on May 20, 1940, in Stillwater, and died on July 9, 2013. Marge graduated from Somerset, Wis., High School in 1958 and the College of St. Benedict’s in 1963. Later in life, Marge took great pride in her studies at St. John’s, graduating with a Masters in Theology in 2011. She was preceded in death by parents, Emil and Bernice (Lee) Jagg; sisters and brothers-in-law, Marion and Larry Fisher, Morrie and Edna Andrewsen, and Willard Backe; niece, Jean Jorden; nephew, Robert Andrewsen, and daughter, Rachel Lee. She is survived by son, Lee (Jen) Knowlton; sister, Francis Backe; brother, Robert (Lavern) Jagg; four nieces; one nephew; seven grandchildren, and son-in-law, Tom Lee. A Mass of Christian Burial is 10 a.m. Friday July 12, 2013, at Guardian Angels Catholic Church 8260 Fourth St. North in Oakdale. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials are preferred to Hope for the Journey Home Shelter, care of Guardian Angels, St. John’s School of Theology Seminary, PO Box 5866, Collegeville, MN 56321, or The Benedictine’s at the St. Paul Monastery. Interment is at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Bayport.

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