Laura passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2006, at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo at the age of 53.
Laura Knutson was born on August 25, 1953, in Moorhead, MN, the daughter of Elmer and Phyllis (Kyle) Knutson. She lived in West Fargo, ND, until 1967 when she moved with her family to Park Rapids, MN. Laura grew up and received her education in Park Rapids. She was united in marriage to Mike Matuska in Fargo. Laura loved spending time camping, working with crafts, and loved her grandchildren dearly.
Laura is survived by her husband, Mike of Fargo; her son, Ross McGiboney of Fargo; and her very special grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Cathy Mickelson of Menahga, MN; and her brother, Dan Knutson of Ocala, FL. Laura was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Bill.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 1 PM Friday, November 17, 2006 at Boulger Funeral Home Chapel in Fargo
GATHERING: one hour prior to the funeral in the funeral home on Friday