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Curt & Barb Lind

Curt & Barb Lind

Licensed Funeral Directors/Owners

Husband and wife team Curt and Barb Lind are licensed morticians, graduates of the University of Minnesota School of Mortuary Science and have a combined total of 60 years + experience in funeral service. In addition to being a mortician, Barb is a licensed insurance agent and specializes in helping families prefund and preplan their funerals. Curt originally from Moline, Illinois, previously worked in Staples, Little Falls and Renville. Barb, a native to Two Harbors, previously worked in Duluth. Both Curt and Barb were managers of their respective funeral homes and very active in their civic and community commitments. In 2004, the Linds established Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Service in Parkers Prairie and Miltona before expanding in 2015, to Alexandria to include the second generation in their business.

Curt and Barb are active in their church and in the Alexandria, Parkers Prairie, and Miltona communities. They support the local schools and their sports teams. They are also members of the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce. Curt is also involved with Team Miltona, volunteers for Junior Achievement and is the secretary for the Parkers Prairie Cemetery Association.  Barb has the gift of hospitality and planning events as she often hosts many social gatherings for family and friends. Curt can also be seen in the persona of Cubby the Clown at area parades. The Linds have three children, Christopher and wife Ashley, Natalie, and Peter and wife Sari. They have also been blessed with three grandchildren, Jackson, Reagan, and Easton and a fourth on the way. In addition to working together, Curt and Barb enjoy riding their tandem bicycle, golfing, spending time at their cabin, and walking their dog Lucy.


Peter & Sari Lind

Peter & Sari Lind

Licensed Funeral Directors

Second generation, husband and wife team, Peter and Sari Lind are licensed morticians and 2014 graduates of the University of Minnesota School of Mortuary Science. While in school, Peter was a night attendant at a funeral home in Robbinsdale and Sari completed a four year career with the University of Minnesota Women’s Basketball team. Prior to returning home, Peter completed his internship in Sauk Centre and Melrose while Sari completed hers with Curt and Barb. Both natives to Parkers Prairie, Peter and Sari are humbled to serve in all aspects of funeral service in their hometown and help the families of the Alexandria, Miltona, and Parkers Prairie communities.

Peter and Sari are excited about being active in the communities of Alexandria, Miltona, and Parkers Prairie. Peter is an Advanced Care Planning facilitator. Sari is involved in coaching local basketball teams, teaching Junior Achievement, and enjoys playing in volleyball and softball in the Alexandria leagues.  Peter and Sari are also members of the Alexandria Young Professionals group. Together they enjoy traveling, working on home projects, spending time with family, and playing with their Yorkies, Piper and Ruby.


Gordon (Gordy) Jasmer

Gordon (Gordy) Jasmer

Support Staff

Gordy has been associated with the Lind Family Funeral Service and its predecessor for the past 12 years. Gordy grew up in nearby Verndale, Minnesota and attended school in Bertha. After working in the Twin Cities and California, Gordy bought a Lake Miltona resort which he and his wife Sharon ran for 28 years before retiring in 1999. The Jasmers have three children and five grandchildren. In addition to assisting Barb and Curt Lind at the Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Services, Gordy enjoys living and fishing on Lake Miltona.


Katherine (Kathee) Carlson

Katherine (Kathee) Carlson

Support Staff

Kathee lives north of Parkers Prairie on a farm operated by her husband Gary Olson. They are the parents of one child, Charlie. Kathee is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School and is a retired attorney. She is also a graduate of the College of St. Catherine, St. Paul, Minnesota and practiced occupational therapy in Tennessee, Texas and Minnesota before attending law school. Kathee has been part of the Parkers Prairie community for over 20 years and during that time she has served on the boards of St. Williams Living Center and Dollars for Scholars. She enjoys gardening, canning and writing.


Wynn Kennedy

Wynn Kennedy

Support Staff



Maureen Boesen

Maureen Boesen

Support Staff



Paul Diedrich

Paul Diedrich

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