Memorial services for Delores N. Kraushaar, age 76, of Albert Lea, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home, 1415 Hwy 13 N., Albert Lea. Rev. Don Malinsky will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences are welcome at www.bayviewfuneral.com.
Delores Norma Kraushaar died on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Methodist Campus in Rochester, MN.
Delores was born on December 29, 1943 to Cleon and Sarah Larson. She grew up in Rake, IA until her family moved to Alden, MN when Delores was in 9th grade. Delores attended Alden-Conger High School in Alden, MN. Soon after high school, Delores married Duaine Jacobsen and they had three children. The couple later divorced. She worked at Ventura Foods for 35 years before she retired in 2003. In 1984, Delores married Lloyd Kraushaar at Salem Lutheran Church in Albert Lea. She was a member of Salem Lutheran Church and she was also a member of the Eagles Club for over 40 years. Delores enjoyed bowling, softball, cooking, bird watching, and going for Sunday drives. She was an avid reader and read thousands of books over her lifetime. Most of all Delores loved to spend time with family and friends.
Delores is survived by her husband, Lloyd; children, Cherie (Ken) Neubaur, Scott (Pam) Jacobsen, and Jennifer (Don Tieskoetter) Jacobsen; grandchildren, Jessica (Nick) Bremer and Jacob Neubauer; great grandchildren, Ava and Asher Bremer.
Delores was preceded in death by her parents and four older siblings.