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Twyla Menart

Twyla Menart

December 4, 1951 - April 9, 2017

Twyla Menart (Flake) was born to Delores (Weis) Flake and Carroll Flake at St. Luke’s hospital on Dec. 4, 1951. Formerly a resident of Wrenshall, MN died on April 9, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, MN.
Twyla graduated in 1970 from Carlton High School. She married Joseph Menart in Dec. 1975. They built a home in Wrenshall and raised three girls. She worked as an LPN at Interfaith Care Center for 40 years. She enjoyed watching her kids in activities, gardening and canning, watching her Minnesota Vikings, Lynx, and other Minnesota sports. She loved spending time with her 15 grandchildren.
Proceeded in death by father Carroll Flake, sister Diane Terwey, stepfather James Cooper, stepmother Helen Flake, niece Shawn Terwey, and great great neice Aalysia.
Survived by her daughters Stephanie McRoberts (Jason), Joey Menart (Emmanuel Aaron Leak), Jill Nelson(Matthew), mother Delores Cooper, sisters Denise Anderson(Curt) and Patricia Salm, brothers Michael Cooper(Diane) and Dennis Terwey(Diane), 15 beautiful grandkids, many nieces and nephews, cousins, and her Gwennie.
Memorial Service is Thursday, April 13. Visitation for friends and family will be at 1:00pm followed by the memorial service which will begin at 2:00pm. The service will be held at JM Paine Presbyterian Church 506 Chestnut Ave Carlton, MN 55718. Please send flower arrangements to the church!
In honor of Twyla and her love for Minnesota sports, the family is asking that attendees wear Minnesota sports apparel.