Ramona "Mona" Bamlet, 68, of St. Charles, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Hospitals - Saint Marys Campus, Rochester, following a brief illness.

Mona was born July 16, 1951, in Rochester to Alton and Inez (Schafer) Loppnow. She graduated from St. Charles High School in 1969. Mona married Craig Chelson and later divorced. She later married Gordon Bamlet and they later divorced. Following her marriage to Gordon they farmed near Lanesboro. Later moving to St. Charles. She worked for Greenway Co-op and Mike's Food Center, currently working for Subway.

Mona was easy going and a kind soul. She enjoyed flowers, was an animal lover and was an avid reader of romance novels.

Survivors include her son, Jesse (Courtney) Bamlet of St. Charles; a grandson, Logan; brothers, Leland (Dorean) Loppnow of Dodge Center and Ronald (Karen) Loppnow of St. Charles. She is also survived by an "almost adopted son," Mike Millard. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A service to remember Mona will be 7 p.m. Friday, at Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service in St. Charles, led by funeral celebrant Ean Sinn. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until time of services at the funeral home. Please share a memory of Mona at her online guestbook and view her video tribute, when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com.