Joan Counter


Joan Counter, 82, passed away on Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at the Lake City Care Center.

Joan was born in Viola Township, Minnesota on June 4, 1940 to Willis and Wilhelmina (Kreager) Roberts.

Joan owned and ran the Counters Bar in Bellechester for over 30 years. She loved puzzles, crosswords, growing flowers and gardening.

Joan is survived by her sons, Randy (Bonny) Krenzke, Kevin (Karen) Krenzke, Michael (Mary) Counter, Doug (Donna) Counter; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Willis and Wilhelmina; her son, Edward Krenzke; and 9 brothers and sisters.

A private family burial will be held at a later date.