Carol D. Kindem 1927–2020 Faribault—Carol D. Kindem, age 92, of Faribault died on Monday, July 20, 2020, at New Perspectives of Faribault. Memorial services will be held at River Valley Church, Faribault on Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at church. Interment will be at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis. Carol Dama, the daughter of Charles and Elfreida "Ellie" (Donaldson) Livingston was born on September 10, 1927 in Faribault. She graduated from Northfield High School in 1945 and attended St. Olaf College in Northfield. She married Halvor Kindem on March 20, 1948 in Minneapolis and he preceded her in death on November 26, 2000. Carol managed several stores throughout the years. At 50 years old, she went back to school and received her LPN license. She worked at District One Hospital and Pleasant Manor Nursing Home both of Faribault. Carol and Halvor enjoyed riding their Harley together and traveled all over the U.S. Carol was most passionate about her faith in the Lord Jesus Christ. She was involved in many church activities throughout her life. Carol always lived her faith by showing kindness to all she met. She was a prayer warrior. Survivors include her three children, Winston (and Jean) Kindem of Mankato, Lynn (and Steve) Metzler of Golden Valley and Joan Kindem of Faribault; and several grandchildren, other relatives and friends. Carol was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Halvor; daughter in infancy, Diane; grandson, David Kindem Cole; brothers, Robert and Raymond; and sister, E. Ruthie Running-Lottie. Online condolences are welcome at

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