Family and friends of Lucille Bertha Marie (Graminske) Malmgren will gather Tuesday, Nov. 21,2017 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. Private services will be held with Pastor Clayton Balsley officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery, St. James, MN.
Lucille age 90, died on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2017 at her home.
Lucille B. Malmgren was born on Sept. 5, 1927 in St. James, MN., the daughter of Otto and Lucy (Rinne) Graminske. She attended and graduated from St. James High School in 1945. Lucille worked as a waitress in St. James, as a clerk in Michigan City, Indiana and in laundry and dry cleaning in East End, Wisconsin. On Aug. 30, 1947 she was united in marriage to Charles Haack in St. James. The couple later divorced, Lucille then married Theodore Malmgren on Dec. 22, 1959 in St. James. She enjoyed Crocheting, sewing, gardening and reading.
Lucille is survived by her daughter, Nancy E. Jensen, Albert Lea. Grandson, David (Teri) Jensen, Mankato. Great-grandchildren, Cody, Christina and Alec.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Erwin and Arnold Graminske.