LOIS P. BODINLois P. Bodin, 84, of Richfield, died Oct. 3, 2012.
Lois P. Bodin, 84, of Richfield, died Oct. 3, 2012.
She was born in Duluth and a proud Denfeld gal. She met husband Don and was married in 1950. They raised five children. She had a long career with Northwestern Bell and AT& T. She spent her early married life in Cloquet and then to Richfield and Minneapolis until they retired. Their retirement took them to Long Lake, Wisconsin and No. Ft. Meyers, Florida and finally back to Richfield.
She continued to maintain friends from kindergarten in Duluth through new friends she met in bridge club last month. Mom loved to entertain, share stories and always a good joke.
She is preceded in death by husband of 60 years Don and daughter-in-law, Geri Bodin.
She is survived by sons Kenneth, Bradley (Mary), Timothy and Peter; daughter Claudia (Joe) Herrera; grandchildren, Andrew Burt, Elisabeth Bodin, Jason and Maria Herrera, Ben and Sarah Bodin. Special friend Trudy Reinitz.
If desired, memorials preferred to the Cloquet Education Foundation or memorial of your choice.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 11 a.m. Thursday Oct. 11 with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. at: Washburn-McReavy Nokomis Park 1838 E. Minnehaha Pkwy, Mpls 612-721-1651