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Darlene F Garbe

September 29, 1959 — August 22, 2022

Darlene Fay Garbe, age 62, formally of Bloomer, Wisconsin passed away unexpectedly at her home in Crystal, Minnesota. She was born in Chippewa Falls to Melvin and Frieda (Stangel) Garbe. Darlene was a very artistic and creative person who worked in Digital Marketing for many years. She attended Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Hopkins and had many friends there. She enjoyed crafting, sketching and was a lover of animals, taking care of her many pets over the years.

She is survived by her brother: Larry (Sally) Garbe of Kirkland WA; sister: Judy Finch of Hopkins MN; sister in-law: Lynn Garbe of Kirkland WA, 5 nieces and nephews; 6 great nieces and nephews, numerous other relatives and friends.

Private burial will be in the Bloomer Cemetery. The family asks that next time you are enjoying a good cup of coffee please say a little prayer and remember the life of Darlene.

Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer is assisting the family. Online Condolences may be expressed at

A Celebration of Live will be held at Gethsemane Lutheran Church in Hopkins Minnesota on September 14, 2022 at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Donations will be distributed in memory of Darlene to We Can Ride in Maple Plain MN and The Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley MN.
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