Barbara Jean (Rocheleau) Carr of Lester Prairie, MN, former Michigan resident, went to be with her Lord Jan. 31, 2021, surrounded by her loved ones.
Barbara was born March 8, 1942, in Cheboygan, MI, to Grace and Herbert Rocheleau.
Her interests and her heart were devoted to her family, and she always looked forward to the next family gathering. She loved to fish, craft, and make beautiful handmade things.
Barbara was always a people person, kind-hearted, and loved to socialize, which made her an exceptional waitress and business owner. She was a friend to all and did not judge. She will be greatly missed by all.
She loved elephants, butterflies, and long days at the casino. She had a wonderful sense of humor.
Barbara is survived by the love of her life, Glenn Lachermeier; her children and their spouses, Susan Bradley (Steve Walker), Bryan (Shelly) Holton, Ronda Drolshagen (Greg Wemhoff), William (Malissa) Carr; her extended family, Kendall and Kurt Lachermeier, Kari (Jim Johnson); her grandchildren, Sarah Pratt, Trevor Carr, Alayna (Conner) Adams, Josh Cotter, Corrie, Terri, and Amanda Bradley, Brandon Holton, Kayla (Eric) Claeys; her great-grandchildren, Shadow Stevens, Faith Barrows, Karlee, Madilynn, and Hunter Cotter; and brother, Joe Rocheleau.
She was preceeded in death by her parents, Grace and Herbert Rocheleau; her sister, Shirley; and her brother, Jim.
A memorial service took place Thursday, Feb. 4 at 4 p.m. at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Father John Hayes officiated. Inurnment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Winsted.
A visitation took place Thursday, Feb. 4 from 2 to 4 p.m. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Holy Trinity Education Fund.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted served the family. Online condolences may be made to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.