Faye M. Luberts, age 54, of Alexandria, died peacefully surrounded by her family, Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at the HJ Jensen home in Alexandria after a courageous battle with Progressive Supra Nuclear Palsy (PSP).
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 22, 2018, at Lind Family Funeral Home in Alexandria with Fr. Steven Binsfeld officiating. A private family burial will be held at a later date.
A visitation celebrating Faye’s life will be held from 2-5 p.m., Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Lind Family Funeral Home in Alexandria and will continue one hour prior to the service. Due to the NFC championship game and by family request in honor of Faye’s love for the Vikings, the visitation will be ending promptly at 5 p.m. to allow everyone to enjoy the game.
Faye MaDonna Watry was born November 14, 1963, to Edward Sr. and MaDonna (Lehmann) Watry. She was baptized at the Seven Dolors Catholic Church in Albany. Faye graduated from Albany Area High School in 1982. On September 11, 1982, she was united in marriage to Robert (Todd) Rose and to this union the couple had two daughters. They later divorced, and on May 6, 1989, Faye was united in marriage to John Luberts and had an additional 3 children. Faye earned her LPN license and later obtained her real estate license and sold homes in the area. Faye enjoyed traveling (especially to Florida), motorcycle rides, deer hunting, but most of all enjoyed being nana to her six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; infant brother Arnold Watry; brother-in-law Tom Hoeschen; and infant nephew Adam Watry
Faye is survived by her 5 children, Stacey (Erik) Melia of Fort Wayne, IN, Jena (Jesse) Bodell of Garfield; Joshua Luberts of Long Prairie, Chyna (Logan) Meyer of Osakis, and Emily (Alex Host) Luberts of Alexandria; grandchildren, Ethan and Liam Melia, Jayda Bodell, Grayson Luberts, and Brenley and Landyn Meyer; Siblings, Janice (Gary) Nohner of Richmond, Ardis (Bill) Zaier of Maple Grove, Steven (Mary Lou) Watry of Albany, Herbert (Monica) Watry of Litchfield, Kevin (Monetta) Watry of Albany, Edward Watry Jr. of Albany, and Clara Hoeschen of Sauk Centre; and her companion of 5 years, Troy Johnson of St. Michael.