Born 10/16/1932, Went to Our Heavenly Father on 07/17/2021

Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister and Friend

Preceded in death by parents, Earl Poirier, Sylene (Gingras) Poirier, infant son, Gerald James and beloved husband and friend, Joe Banken. Survived by children, Patty (Glenn) Schultz, Mike (MaryJo), Bob (Joyce), Joe (Sue), Mary (Steve) Kuehn and Earl (Jill); 14 grandchildren, Julie and Tony Schultz, Savannah (Lonnie) and Reggie (Sarah), Dan (Laura), Sarah (Dan) Murphy, Abby (Charlie) Igo, Casey (Cara), Maggie and Katie (Wade), David and Eric Kuehn and Ted and Amy; 2 great-grandchildren, Avery and Millie; 2 sisters, Marilyn Radtke, Minnesota, Gerry Meissner, Minnesota and 4 brothers, John, Minnesota, Tom (Lois), Kentucky, Bob (Rosie), Minnesota, and Dick (Irene), Tennessee.

Her life was family, church and friends. Visitation will be at Mueller Memorial Lake Mortuary, 4738 Bald Eagle Ave, White Bear Lake, on August 12th from 5-8PM.

A Mass will be held at 12:00 PM August 13th at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church, 4741 Bald Eagle Ave, White Bear Lake, with visitation one hour prior to the service at Mueller Memorial. Memorials preferred to St Mary of the Lake Catholic Church. We will deeply miss Mom’s sense of humor, advice and zest for life. 651-429-4944

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