Char Kay Czech, 53

obit-Czech-CharChar Kay Czech, a resident of Brainerd, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. She will be truly missed. Char was born Jan. 24, 1960, in St. Paul to Raymond and Josephine (Smieja) Czech.

Mass of Christian Burial was held Monday, May 13, at St. Francis Catholic Church in Brainerd with Father Brandon Moravitz officiating. Burial was in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Char is survived by her parents, Raymond and Josephine; siblings Bev (Tom) Justen, Jeff (Julie), Brenda (Tim) Mogensen, Bonnie Rieder, and Ryan (Lisa); nieces and nephews, Josh, Jared, Clayton, Mathew, Teresa, Troy, Krista, Amy, Ellie, Tyler and Cody; great nieces, Celeste, Ariel and Morgan; her aunts and uncles; and several cousins and friends whose lives were touched by Char.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Kevin Czech; grandparents, Rose and Phillip Smieja and Elizabeth and Michael Czech.