In loving memory of

Shiela Kranz
August 26, 1957 - April 24, 2022

Shiela Ann Kranz, 64, of Oronoco, MN began her eternal rest, Sunday, April 24, 2022, surrounded by her loved ones at home.

Shiela was born August 26, 1957 in Rochester, MN to Willis and Shirley (Wallace) Kranz. She attended John Marshall High school and then obtained her certificate in food service from Vo-Tech in Rochester, MN. Shiela enjoyed baking with and for her family. She loved singing karaoke, playing games on her many tablets, playing cards and spending time with her family and friends.

Shiela is survived by her significant other of almost 20 years, Clayton Tjoland; her children, Michael Alexander of Minneapolis/St. Paul area, Rebecca Alexander of Rochester, MN and Billie Jo Hendrix of Rochester, MN and adopted daughter Michelle Vietor of Mankato, MN; grandchildren, Jasmine, David, Lucy and Adam Alexander, Joseph, Jordan, Anthony and Kailee Alexander and Jimmy Hendrix and her two great-grandchildren; brother, David Kranz and sister Helena "Missy" Kranz. She was preceded in death by her parents, Willis and Shirley; brothers, baby Willis, Garry and Orville.

A memorial service will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Homes, 5421 Royal Place NW, Rochester. Visitation will be held from noon until time of the service. Rev. Lester Horntvedt will be officiating with burial at Oronoco Cemetery.

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JOE PETERSON wrote on Apr 29, 2022:

"A very special lady went home Sunday. My thoughts and prayers are with you all."