Carol M. Spoo

Carol Marie (Nagel) Spoo, age 78, of Houlton, WI, passed away on September 29, 2021 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis, MN.

She was born on November 15, 1942, in Fairmont, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Rolland and Vivian (Sennefelder) Nagel. Carol graduated from Sherburn High School in Sherburn, Minnesota in 1960.

On October 21 1966, Carol was united in marriage to Reginald Spoo in Algona, Iowa. They lived in St. Anthony Village, Minnesota for 23 years then built a home in the country in Houlton, Wisconsin. Carol worked for the University of Minnesota for 11 years after graduation, and until their son Trevor was born in 1971. She also worked for a dress shop in St. Anthony Village for 6 years, a dentist in St. Anthony Village for 4 years, and her previous position as office manager for Dock Café in Stillwater, Minnesota where she worked for 26 years.

Carol was a member of Nativity Lutheran Church in St. Anthony Village for 50 years.

Carol enjoyed her grandchildren, gardening, reading, and travel.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents Rolland and Vivian Nagel and sister Jenny.

A Memorial Service for Carol will be held at 12:00 on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at the O’Connell Funeral Home, 520 S. 11th St., with a gathering of friends and family held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the American Cancer Society of Wisconsin.


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