BRANDON M. KARSTEN

Brandon

   Brandon M. Karsten, age 26, of Faribault, died Sunday, July 27, 2008 at Owatonna.
   A memorial service will be held at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault on Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 10 a.m. with the Reverend Garry Rosenau officiating. Interment will be in Lands Lutheran Cemetery, Zumbrota.
   Memorial visitation will be held at the Boldt Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 30 from 5 to 7 p.m. and also for one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
   Brandon Michael, the son of Michael Karsten and Susan (Weeks) Briones, was born September 24, 1981 in Zumbrota. Brandon attended Faribault High School and enjoyed sports, music and photography.
   He is survived by his mother, Susan (and Nicolas) Briones of Faribault; his father, Michael Karsten of Faribault; step-father, Kevin Poncelet of Zumbrota; three siblings, Natalie (and Jim) Buening of IN, Matthew Poncelet and Pearla Briones, both of Faribault; grandparents, Perry and Diane Weeks of Battle Lake and Milton Poncelet of Bellchester; nieces, Olivia and Brooke; aunts and uncles, Tom (and Peggy) Weeks of Kenyon, Mark (and Lee Curry) Weeks of London, England, Heather (and Michael) McCarty of LaCrosse, WI, Gene (and Mary) Poncelet of Pine Island, David Poncelet of Bellchester, Leah (and Steve) Kent of Owatonna, Joe (and Jo) Poncelet of Bellchester, Dan (and Jackie) Poncelet of Bellchester, Marge (and Chris) Gardner of Owatonna, and Gerard Poncelet of Mazeppa; and many cousins.
   He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Mary Ann Poncelet and an uncle, Mark Karsten.


Guest Book Memories Will Be Recorded Below


Name:
To Brandon's Family
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Date:
Friday August 15, 2008

Memories

Brandon will be missed. I haven't talked to him in a long time but we were very close a long time ago. I will always have the memories. RIP Brandon


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Sue, Mike, Nick, Pearla, Mathew and family
Email:
olsonr2003@yahoo.com
Date:
Tuesday August 12, 2008

Memories

I am so sorry about your loss. May God bless Brandon. Brandon was such a caring and loving guy. I loved him dearly at one point in my life and cared deeply for him. Our memories will not be forgotten.


Name:
Tammie Silverstone
Email:
Shakopee, MN
Date:
Wednesday July 30, 2008

Memories

Sue ~ I am so very sorry for your loss. I can not imagine how painful the loss of a child is. I hope you can find some comfort from your family and friends that love you so much. Please know I love you and you are in my thoughts and prayers.


Name:
Dave and Jane Busch
Email:
davebusch@charter.net
Date:
Wednesday July 30, 2008

Memories

Sue and Kevin and all your extended family....We are so sorry for your loss and will remember you in our thoughts and prayers.


Name:
Barb Busch & David Hanson
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Date:
Wednesday July 30, 2008

Memories

Dear Family; we're deeply saddened to hear the news of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you through these early days and beyond... Brandon will always be a part of you. May he rest peacefully and may your sorrows soften, with time... Love, Barb & David


Name:
Nancy ZBusch
Email:
ntbusch@kmwb.net
Date:
Wednesday July 30, 2008

Memories

Sue, Kevin and Family You are all in my Prayers...I am so sorry for you all and for Brandon that his life lead him to the end. You all will be in my prayer for the months ahead and you all deal with the memories of this time and all the better memories. Love to you all Nancy Busch


Name:
Nick Skogen
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Date:
Tuesday July 29, 2008

Memories

To Brandon's Family: I'm so sorry for your loss, he will be forever remembered.


Name:
Brianna Busch
Email:
bbusch@nwhealth.edu
Date:
Tuesday July 29, 2008

Memories

To Kevin & Sue and all of Brandon's Family -- I'm thinking of you & your loss. I pray that time will heal and that Brandon is in a better place. Brianna Busch -- Eden Prairie, MN


Name:
Marne and Paul Busch
Email:
mpbusch@wabasha.net
Date:
Tuesday July 29, 2008

Memories

Kevin and Sue and all of Brandon's family... We have you in our prayers. GodBless Brandon. Love, Uncle Paul and Auntie Marne Busch in Wabasha MN.


Name:
Connie Affantranger
Email:
csaffantranger@msn.com
Date:
Monday July 28, 2008

Memories

Sue & family, I am so sorry to hear of your great loss. My love & prayers are with you all. I pray the Lord will give you comfort and strength during this time. Your Sister in Christ, Connie


Name:
Wendy Kalass Thompson
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Date:
Monday July 28, 2008

Memories

Dear Sue and family, You're in our thoughts and prayers. Brandon was just too young to leave you. I'm so sorry that you have to feel this pain. I wish we could be with you. Love, Wendy