Edna Karsten, age 92, of Allentown, Pa., formerly of Sauk Centre, passed into eternal life Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, at Cedarbrook, Allentown, Pa. Edna was born Feb. 18, 1923, in New Richland, the daughter of Arthur and Emelia (Zwar) Schwenke. She was united in marriage to Carl Karsten. Edna was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Macungie, Pa, and an active member of their sewing group. She volunteered at Cedarbrook Nursing Home in Allentown, Pa., where she earned awards for the highest volunteer hours. As a volunteer, Edna fulfilled any task given to her including collating the Sunshine News, working at the gift shop, and playing pinochle with the residents. She was loved and admired by residents, other volunteers and staff.