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Memorial Service Held for Anarae Schunk

Updated: 10/07/2013 8:01 AM
Created: 10/05/2013 8:21 AM KSTP.com
By: Cassie Hart

Family and friends on Sunday remembered a University of Minnesota student who was found dead more than a week after she went missing.

A memorial service for Anarae Schunk took place Sunday afternoon at the Burnsville Performing Arts Center.     

Schunk's body was found last week in a roadside ditch near Lonsdale. Rosemount police say they believe she died at a townhouse where she went with her ex-boyfriend and his girlfriend after they left Nina's Grill in Burnsville early Sept. 22.
    
Schunk's ex-boyfriend, Shavelle Chavez-Nelson, is accused of killing 23-year-old Palagor Obang Jobi of Savage, outside the bar. Police have said Schunk's death is related to that investigation.

Charges in her death are not expected for several weeks.

The Associated Press Contributed to this Report.


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