Thea Kepler, age 45, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Sunday, September 15, 2013, at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia, Minnesota. Funeral service will be Thursday, September 19, 2013, at 11:00 AM at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Brownton. Visitation will be at the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Hutchinson on Wednesday, September 18, from 4:00 – 8:00 PM. Further visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are with the Dobratz-Hantge Funeral Chapel of Hutchinson.