Ramona Bamlet, 68, once of Lanesboro area

Ramona "Mona" Bamlet, 68, of St. Charles, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Hospitals - Saint Marys Campus, Rochester, following a brief illness.

She was born July 16, 1951, in Rochester to Alton and Inez (Schafer) Loppnow. She graduated from St. Charles High School in 1969. She married Craig Chelson and later divorced. She married Gordon Bamlet and they later divorced. Following her marriage to Gordon they farmed near Lanesboro, later moving to St. Charles. She worked for Greenway Co-op and Mike's Food Center, currently working for Subway.

She enjoyed flowers, was an animal lover and was an avid reader of romance novels.

Survivors include her son, Jesse (Courtney) Bamlet of St. Charles; a grandson, Logan; brothers, Leland (Dorean) Loppnow of Dodge Center and Ronald (Karen) Loppnow of St. Charles. She is also survived by an "almost adopted son," Mike Millard.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A service of remembrance was held on Friday, Aug. 9, at Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service in St. Charles, led by funeral celebrant Ean Sinn.

Please share a memory at the online guestbook and view her video tribute, when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.