Lorraine N. Koch, 90

Lorraine N. Koch, of Delano, formerly of Maple Plain, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020, at the age of 90.

A Christian Committal service will take place at Ss. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Loretto, MN, Saturday, Nov. 7 at 1:30 p.m.

Visitation will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6, at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano. Masks and social distancing are required.

Memorials are preferred to the Alzheimer’s Association. Arrangements are by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Lorraine (nèe Nobbe) Koch was born July 24, 1930, on her family’s potato farm in Brooklyn Park. Lorraine graduated from Osseo High School in 1948.

In 1956, Lorraine married Bill Koch, where they lived together on their dairy farm in Maple Plain for 58 years. She spent her final years at The Legacy of Delano.

She loved activities such as vegetable and flower gardening, cooking, playing cards, and birding. She also loved spending time with the grandchildren.

Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Bill Koch; sister, Dorothy Dolezal; and brothers, Norman, Russell, and Doug Nobbe.

She is survived by sons, Tom (Sina), and Tim (Betsy); grandchildren, Kyle (Kim), Carmen, Matthew, and Camille; great-granddaughter, Janie; and sister, Bev (Glenn) Hansen.

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