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Stella L. Robbestad, 96, of Cloquet, MN, died Friday, July 13, 2018 at Barnes Care Center, Esko, MN.
Stella was born January 31, 1922 to Walter and Hattie (Janowitz) Rybicki, in Cloquet. She was married to Harold Robert Robbestad until he passed away in April of 1976. She worked at Diamond Brands for 12½ years, The National T Grocery Store, as well as the Cloquet Co-op for several years.
Stella is survived by nieces, Patricia (Joseph) Poellinger, Rita (Fred) Stalvig, Diane (Ronald) Ostertag; great niece, Andrea (Paul) Plucinak; great-nephew, Kevin (Lynn) Nemec; and great-great nephew, Brandon Nemec.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold, sisters, Sophie and Helen; and brother, Joseph.
A Memorial Mass will be held Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. with a gathering of friends and family 1 hour before. The service will be at the Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Cloquet with Fr. Justin Fish officiating. Interment will be in New Calvary Cemetery, Cloquet, MN. Arrangements are being handled by Souder-Handevidt Funeral & Cremation Service (www.handevidtfh.com).