Julie M. Prahl, age 49 of rural Morgan, passed away peacefully Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 in her home. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, February 27th at Zion Lutheran Church in Morgan. Visitation is 4:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday AT THE CHURCH and will continue one hour prior to services on Monday. Burial is in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent at www.stephensfuneralservice.com. Stephens Funeral Service – Redwood Valley Funeral Home in Redwood Falls is assisting the family with arrangements.
Julie Marie Prahl was born April 19, 1967 in Redwood Falls, Minnesota to Harvey and Phyllis (Adams) Prahl. She was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Morgan. Julie graduated from Cedar Mountain High School in 1985 and from Mankato State in 1989 with a business degree. She worked her entire 27 year career at Harvest Land Co-op in Morgan. Julie lived on her family’s farm between Morgan and Franklin her entire life. She coached JO and middle school volleyball and basketball. Julie was very active playing volleyball, softball, and golf. She was a member of the Franklin Jaycees and a lifetime member of Zion Lutheran Church in Morgan where she served on the funeral committee and was an organist for 36 years. Julie enjoyed listening to music, quilting, cross stitching, and traveling with her friends. She treasured her annual fishing trip to Canada with her family and friends for the past 11 years. Julie supported her niece, nephew, and friends’ children by regularly attending their many sporting events. She was their biggest fan!
Julie is survived by her brother Neal (Andre) Prahl of Shakopee; nephew and niece Nick and Lexy of Shakopee; several aunts, uncles, other relatives and many cherished friends. She is preceded in death by her parents.