Lana Kay (Brennan) Amsbaugh, 51, of Minot, died Thursday, June 19, 2014, at home, surrounded by her family.
Lana was born Nov. 20, 1962, in Anchorage, Alaska, to Dennis and Mary Ann (Gottbreht) Brennan. She was raised and educated in Dunseith and later at Minot State University.
Lana worked for many years as the activities director at Brentmoor Assisted Living. She worked hard to make sure the activities were enjoyed by the residents. She also served for years with the Minot Senior Coalition and served as president. Lana loved animals and spending time working in her garden, she was a master gardener. Lana was the type of person who was always willing to lend a helping hand to any friend or family member in need. Until her death she worked as a sales team member for I Keating Furniture, a job she truly loved.
Lana is survived by: husband, Terry Amsbaugh, daughter, Stacy Terry, son, Robert Terry, all of Minot; stepchildren, Polly Randash, Allen Amsbaugh, both Fargo, Todd Amsbaugh, Mont.; mother, Mary Ann Brennan, Las Vegas, Nev., sister, Laurie (Terry) Bakken, Killdeer; nephews, Jaylon and Dylan; and many aunts uncles, and cousins.
She was proceeded in death by: father-Dennis, and maternal and paternal grandparents.
The family requests that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral: Monday, June 23, at 10:30 a.m. at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church, Minot.
Vigil prayer service: Today (Sunday), June 22, at 5 p.m. at the Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot.
Visitation: Today (Sunday) from noon until 5 p.m. at the Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot.
Burial: Monday at 3 p.m. at Oak Creek Cemetery, Bottineau.