Passed away on May 10, 2022 at the age of 75. Preceded in death by parents, William LaPrairie and Agnes LaPrairie Thompson; siblings, William, Katharine, Alice, Eugene, Josephine, Arlene and Frances. Survived by daughter, Christine; and son, Barry; grandchildren, Breanna, Andrea, Bryce and Maliyah; great-grandchildren, Braelynn, Zayden, Zyler, Mariyah, Wade and Maelynn; sister, Jane Gauthier; and many nieces, nephews and other family members and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at 2pm on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at Dougherty Funeral Home, 600 E. Second Street, Duluth with a Visitation beginning at 1pm. Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home 218-727-3555.