Muriel Kovall, of Babbitt, 89, dies

We are sad to announce that the grandest lady we knew, Muriel Kovall, passed away peacefully at her home with family by her side in Babbitt, MN on January 8, 2018.
She was born on August 14, 1928 in Watertown, South Dakota.
She is survived by her daughter Dianne (Harold) Breffle, son-in-law Ronald Jokela; grandchildren Justin (Ryan) Jokela, Mathew (Tara) Jokela, Kyle (Jessica) Breffle and Celeste (Zac) Bradish; and great-grandchildren Hayden Jokela, Avery Bradish and Baby Bradish (due in July).
Muriel was preceded in death by her husband Mathew Kovall, Jr. and daughter Ramona Jokela.
Private family services will be held at the Ely Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Landmark Funeral Home in Virginia.