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Lorraine O. Heinen – Obituary

Name: Lorraine O. Heinen

Age: 78

Born: 04-25-1944

Died: 06-21-2022

Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud, Minnesota


Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2022 at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud for Lorraine O. Heinen, age 78, of Waite Park who passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at the St. Cloud Hospital. Deacon Steve Yanish will officiate. Private burial will take place at Assumption Cemetery in St. Cloud.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday and one hour prior to services on Wednesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud.

Lorraine was born on April 25, 1944 in Luxemburg, Minnesota to Jacob and Irene (Evans) Kotschevar. She married Gerald O. “Jerry” Heinen on April 25, 1963 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Rockville. She worked for Electrolux for 40 years, retiring in 2007. Lorraine was a member of International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Eagles Auxiliary Aerie #622, and the Moose Auxiliary.

She enjoyed the 3 C’s: Cribbage, Casinos, and Country Music. Lorraine especially loved the time spent with her family. She also was a fan of the Minnesota Vikings.

Lorraine is survived by her children, Mary Jo (Westley) Hamilton of Watkins, Cynthia Ann (Benjamin) Alm of St. Cloud, Sandra (Greg) Torborg of Richmond, Carol (fiancé Nick Jelen) Kronenberg of St. Joseph, and Bernard (Melinda); grandchildren, Brad, Heidi, Kamira, Jaclyn, Jordan, Hailey, Khala, Brittany, Alexander, Bethany, Zackary, and Kira; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Rita Arndt of St Cloud, Maggie Kotschevar of Waite Park, Jeanette Weeres of Waite Park, and Linda (Eric) Eisenschenk of Cold Spring; special friend, Duane Jaeger; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jerry; son, Gerard; grandson, Jayson Hamilton; siblings, Art, Bob and Dorothy.

A Special Thank you to the staff of the St. Cloud Hospital Neuro-Spinal Unit and the Daniel Funeral Home for all the care given to Lorraine and her family.


Guestbook for Lorraine O. Heinen

Jim & Judy Douvier
, Co worker
June 26, 2022, 11:02 pm
Worked with Lorraine many years she was a fun and great lady. Our deepest sympathy sending prayers may she RIP
Ron and Kathy Wischnefski
, Friend
June 23, 2022, 10:19 pm
Our sympathy to all of you. She was such a fun loving lady. Lots of memories of fun times spent with all of you.
Cindy (Zenzen) McAllister
, Former coworker and neighbor
June 23, 2022, 2:39 pm
Prayers to Lorraine’s family… She was ALWAYS fun to see and talk to at work and was always ready with a sports board to gamble🙂. She was a great neighbor as well when I lived on 37 Ave.
Sue Pusc
, co-worker
June 22, 2022, 8:24 pm
My sympathy, she was a very nice lady

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