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Lorraine A. Stelton, age 82 of Watkins, MN died on Monday August 6, 2018 at the Hilltop Care Center in Watkins, MN. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 AM on Friday, August 10, 2018 at the St. Anthony Church in Watkins. Visitation will be held 2 hours prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at a later date.
Lorranine Ann Stelton, the daughter of Gilbert and Hiltrude (Ophoven) Langer was born on October 9, 1935 in Main Prairie Township, MN. She graduated from Kimball High School in 1953 She was united in marriage to Merlin Stelton on May 22, 1954 at St. Anthony Church in Watkins, MN. Lorraine lived in Georgia during Merlin’s military service for 1 1/2 years then moved back home to take care of her mother. They lived in Inver Grove Heights for 26 years and she worked at Crescent, which was sold to Kemp’s. They moved to Watkins in 2000. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Lorraine enjoyed knitting, crocheting, embroidery, and crafts. She also enjoyed playing cards and electronic poker games.
She is survived by her husband; Merlin Stelton of Watkins; son Craig (Sara) Stelton of Watkins, step-grandchildren; Trisha, Abby and Ian, brothers; Don Langer of St. Cloud, Gary (Diane) Langer of Melrose, John (Anna) Langer of Watkins, sisters-in-law; Bev Dobis of Sauk Rapids, and Carol Lou (Rich) Fuchs of Watkins. She was preceded in death by her parents Gilbert and Hiltrude, son; Keith, brother: Merlin, and sister-in-law Rose Langer,.