Elmerine Lachermeier, 93

Elmerine S. Lachermeier, age 93, of Winsted, passed away Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, at The Gardens at Winsted.

She was born May 12, 1928, in Winsted, the daughter of Frank and Rose (Hertzog) Kieser.

Elmerine Kieser and George “Butch” Lachermeier were joined in holy marriage June 14, 1950, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with two children.

Elmerine was formerly employed at First Federal Bank in Minneapolis, and Green Giant for many years. Elmerine and Butch also farmed south of Winsted.

She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, gardening, flowers, baking and cooking. She was famous for her tomatoe juice and pickles, all from her garden. Elmerine enjoyed weekends with the Lachermeier group at a cabin.

She was a faithful, lifelong member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Elmerine belonged to Winsted American Legion Post 407 Auxiliary, and to The St. Anne’s Society.

She is survived by children, Patty (Matt) Cafferty of Lester Prairie, Doug Lachermeier of Winsted; brother, Marvin (Viola) Kieser of Winsted; nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George “Butch” Lachermeier March 3, 2011; her parents; son-in-law, Thomas K. Loew; granddaughter, Dawn M. Loew; siblings, Vincent Kieser, Sister Gration Kieser OSF, and sister Adeline (Bob) Carlsten.

A memorial service for Elmerine Lachermeier took place Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. Father Matthew Wiering officiated.

Inurnment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery in Winsted. Urn bearer was Glenn Lachermeier.

A time of gathering took place Tuesday, Nov. 16 from 9 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family. Online condolences may be made to www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

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