Kimberly (Sawle) Ostlund, 58, SGHS grad


Kimberly Ann (Sawle) Ostlund, 58, passed away on May 27, 2019.

She was born on June 9, 1961 in Rochester, MN to Thomas and Elizabeth (Lease) Sawle. 

She graduated from Spring Grove High School with the class of 1979 and later received her degree in accounting from Mankato State University.

She worked as a staff accountant with Berry Plastics for many years before being a self-employed accountant for many clients and organizations.

Kim was a dedicated member of St. Luke’s Church, as a board member, bookkeeper and was active on many committees. She was also active in ABATE of MN. 

She was married to Robbie Ostlund on Sept. 23, 2006 in Faribault.

Kim and Robbie enjoyed traveling, especially to music venues, riding motorcycle and camping. 

She really enjoyed hanging out with her ABATE family, and getting together and doing things with her best friend Sue. Kim was an avid Vikings fan.

She is survived by her husband Robbie, her parents Tom and Betty, two brothers Ken (Marsha) and Jeff (Gina), two sisters Sandy (Randy) and Stephanie (Troy), six nieces and four nephews and one grand-nephew.

Parker Kohl Funeral Home and Crematory in Faribault handled arrangements.