Lorraine M. Rosty, 80

Lorraine M. Rosty passed away Feb. 2, 2012, at Long Prairie Nursing Home in Long Prairie.

The Mass has been set for Saturday, Feb. 25, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Church in Swanville, with a private burial at Spring Brook Cemetery.

Lorraine was born Nov. 18, 1931, in Swanville, to Sylvester and Martha (Lampert) Stiller. She married John M. Rosty Jr., Sept. 20, 1951, at St. John the Baptist Church in Swanville. They shared a deep and caring life together that spanned 60 years.  Lorraine was a dedicated and creative homemaker and her home was a tribute to that. She loved her grandchildren, was a skilled seamstress, loved to garden and cooked many meals for family and friends.

Lorraine is survived by her husband, John; her children, David (Cheryl) Rosty of Coon Rapids, Linda Rosty of Coon Rapids, Allan Rosty of St. Cloud and Julie Rosty-McLellan (Tim McLellan) of Andover; seven grandchildren

and three great-grandchildren; her brothers, Emil Stiller and Donald Stiller; and her sister Irene Deruytter.

She was preceded in death by her parents.