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Knicoli Jean Kephart

March 29, 1966 ~ September 15, 2020 (age 54)

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Knicoli Jean Kephart, 54 of Garrison died Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at Allina United Health Hospital in Saint Paul.  She was born March 29, 1966 in Sterling, Colorado to Keith O. and Shirley E. (Bullock) Kephart.  She grew up in Commerce City, Colorado and graduated from Lester Arnold High School.  She moved to Garrison where she worked many jobs including as a Culinary Chef for different restaurants in the area.  She loved the Holidays, music, and to have a good time with friends and family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, granddaughter Anastasia Hope, brother Michael Jurgens, and sister Kris Jurgens.

Knicoli is survived by her spouse Mary Jo Flynn;

Children: Kylee (Robert) Franks of Commerce City, Colorado,

Jeff Kephart (Baili Guse) of Garrison;

Sister: Richelle Kephart of Commerce City, Colorado;

Grandchildren: D.J., Faith, and Buddy and 1 on the way;

Best Friend: Luvae and many other special relatives and friends.


A gathering of friends and family to Celebrate Knicoli’s life will

be 3 to 6PM, Friday, September 18, 2020 at the Garrison (Jake Regan) Park in Garrison.  Sorensen- Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Aitkin assisted the family with arrangements.  To leave a message of condolence please go to                                                                                    

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