Kari Sue McDonough, age 54, of Isanti, died February 3, 2021 at her home. A public visitation will be held from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Monday, February 8 at Strike Life Tributes in Isanti. Social distancing and masks are required. A private funeral service will be held at a later date.
Kari Sue McDonough was born to Russell and Lorraine Welton on January 2, 1967 at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids, MN and resided most of her adult life in Isanti County. Kari is preceded in death by her parents. Kari is survived by her four children: Katie McDonough (Chris Johnson), Kelly Rice (Gavin Rice), Kayla Palmer (Bobby Palmer), and Justin McDonough as well as four grandchildren: Ayden, Madison, Zander and Liam. Kari treasured her work as a paramedic; loved her family and dog, Cecil; and enjoyed fishing, especially when sharing the experience with family or friends. She was generous beyond her means and what she wanted most in life was for people to get along, be caring, and always kind. Kari died peacefully at her lake home on February 3, 2021. Gone fishing!