Loren Goette, 69, Zumbro Falls

Published 12:00 am Sunday, May 29, 2005

Graveside services for Loren “Bud” L. Goette, 69, of Zumbro Falls will be at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 31, at Grandview Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Scott Jorgenson will officiate. Visitation will be from 1-2:15 p.m. Tuesday at Macken Funeral Home.

He died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at his home after a short illness.

He was born March 9, 1936, in Albert Lea.

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He was married and later divorced. Loren married Laurie Anderson on March 7, 1969, in Albert Lea.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter,

Jean Reed

of Rochester and a son, Michael Holton of Rochester; three brothers, Donald Goette of Albert


Marvin (Marcella) Goette of New Richland and Vernon (Alice) Goette of Hartland; one sister, Darlene Underland of Ellendale and one granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother-in-law; a sister-in-law and two nephews.

Loren and Laurie briefly lived in rural Stewartville and Grand Meadow, before moving to Zumbro Falls in 1977. He was a sheetmetal worker for Etelan Frans, retiring at the age of 56. Loren’s lifetime hobby was woodworking. He hand-finished many pieces of furniture. He also enjoyed fishing, antelope hunting in Wyoming and deer hunting in Northern Minnesota.