Lucille C. Bolster, 98

obit-Bolster-LLucille C. Bolster a resident of Pierz, passed away Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Little Falls.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz, MN with Father Ken Popp officiating. Burial will take place in the St. Joseph’s Parish Cemetery in Pierz, MN. Friends may call from 9-11 A.M. on Saturday at St. Joseph’s Church in Pierz, MN. A Christian Mothers rosary will be prayed at 9:00 A.M. on Saturday at the Church.

Lucille was born July 11, 1914, in Belle Prairie Township in Morrison County, to the late Joe and Addie (Brousseau) LeBlanc. She grew up and attended country school in the Belle Prairie area. Lucille was united in marriage to Leo Bolster, June 12, 1940, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Belle Prairie. Lucille and Leo lived their married life on Pierz Fish Lake in Pierz, on what is known today as Bolster Point. She was initially a stay-at-home Mom and enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking, crocheting, card playing and listening to music. Dean Martin was her favorite. After her children were in high school, she worked at the Pierz Bakery and later at the Style Shop in Pierz. Lucille will always be remembered for her kindness, her hard work at keeping everything clean, faith in God and endless love for her family. She was a lifetime member of the Christian Mothers and St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Pierz.

Lucille is survived by son, Ken (Colette) Bolster of Dassel,; daughters, Karen (Roger) Kuklok of Royalton, Janice (Ronald) Kuklok of Pinehurst, N.C., and Sheryl (Jim) Shaft of Sun Prairie, Wis.; brother, Charlie (Bernett) LeBlanc of Little Falls; sister, Elaine Holste of Little Falls; eight grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 3 stepgreat-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson; and many nieces and nephews.

Lucille was preceded in death by husband of 69 years, Leo Bolster; parents, Joe and Addie LeBlanc; siblings, Wilfred LeBlanc, Laura Mae Nelson, Jake LeBlanc, Bert LeBlanc, Louise Walkoviak, and Donald LeBlanc; and grandson, David Kuklok.

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