Lorraine Gullickson, 80, of Austin

Published 12:00 am Sunday, June 25, 2006

Lorraine Janice Gullickson, 80, of Austin died Thursday at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester.

Funeral Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Our Saviors Lutheran Church with the Reverend Karen Behling officiating. Interment will be in the Oakland Lutheran Cemetery in Oakland Township. Visitation will be at the Clasen-Jordan Mortuary on Monday from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Tuesday at the church for one hour before the service.

She was born January 5, 1926 near Corning, Minn. to Oscar and Ella (Peterson) Anderson. Lorraine attended country school near Corning and was married to Grant E. Gullickson on Nov. 11, 1945 at his sisters home nbear Ellendale, Minn. They resided in the Austin and Albert Lea areas.

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Lorraine had been an employee of Land-O-Lakes and the Wilson Foods Companies in Albert Lea. Prior to that, she worked as a waitress and at St. Marks Lutheran Home in Austin. She was a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Lorraine was a wonderful cook and an avid sports fan. She enjoyed watching and listening to the Minnesota Twins and Vikings.

Lorraine is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Larry and Gayle Gullickson of Austin, Glen and Cheryl Gullickson of Rochester, Minn., Daryl and Terese Gullickson of Austin, Vernell Gullickson of Austin; daughter Joyce Gullickson of Austin; brothers and sisters Richard Anderson of Austin, Jean (Elden) Hueman of Austin, Kenneth (Sharon) Anderson of Blooming Prairie, Minn., Karen (Delbert) Kinny of Albert Lea, Dwayne Anderson of Hawyard, Minn., Russell (Linda) Anderson of Austin, eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.