Carol Arlene Trevena

Carol Arlene Trevena, 86, of Esko passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Thursday, September 8, 2022 in Sunnyside Health Care Center, Cloquet.  Carol was born on December 20, 1935 in Esko to Eli and Alvina (Randa) Juntti.  She attended Lincoln High School in Esko.  On August 25, 1956 Carol married Clifford Trevena in Esko.

She was a homemaker, Carol worked hard to take care of her home and family until her retirement. 

Carol was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clifford Trevena; grandson, Trevor Trevena; brother, Jimmy Juntti; and sisters, Verna Baisley, and Gladys Wray; and daughter-in-law Diane Trevena.

She will be greatly missed by her sons, Carey (Terry) Trevena and Curt Trevena; daughters, Cindy (Rick) Aho and Carolyn Trevena; granddaughters, Elizabeth (Billy) Ruhnke, Hannah (Brandon) Leuch and Abigail (Dylan) Knox; grandson, James Sutherland; and great grandchildren, Conor Knox, Addilyn Knox, Beckett Leuch, Emery Leuch, Eliana Leuch and Faith.

The Trevena family would also like to give a special thank you to Sunnyside Health Care Center and St. Croix Hospice for their exceptional care of Carol over the years! 

Visitation: 12:00 p.m. until the 1:00 p.m. funeral service Saturday, September 17, 2022 in St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 4 Elizabeth Ave, Esko.  A luncheon will follow the service in the church fellowship hall.  Burial will be in St. Matthews Cemetery, Thomson Township.  Arrangements entrusted to Atkins Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet.  To sign the guest book and leave an online tribute, see