Michelle Austin age 50 of Rochester, MN passed away January 4, 2021 at her home. She was born June 9, 1970 to Robert and Bonnie (Kitto) Espe in Hibbing, MN. Michelle was a 1984 graduate of Hibbing High School following graduation she served in the Army during the Gulf War receiving an honorable discharge. Michelle enjoyed the outdoors and sailing. She is survived by her, sons, Dillon Espe of Hibbing, MN and Cole Ganske of Minneapolis, MN, brother, Donnie Espe, aunts, Penny Strafaccia Sandy Gustafson and Kathy Fischer. Michelle was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Bonnie. Graveside services will be held 11 am Saturday, May 22, 2021 at Maple Hill Cemetery in Hibbing. Mid-Range Honor Guard will accord military honors.