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Lillian Weckerling, 85

Lillian Anna Weckerling, 85, of Red Wing, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Seminary Home. She was born Dec. 1, 1927, in East Farmington, Wis., to Gustav and Anna (Papenfuss) Klug. She was baptized on March 27, 1928, confirmed on July 19, 1942, and united in marriage to Philip Weckerling on Dec. 1, 1951, all at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in East Farmington. Philip died Feb. 20, 1963.

Lillian is currently a member of Concordia Lutheran Church. She worked at various jobs including the City of Red Wing from 1969-1994. She will be remembered for her sharp wit and happy times visiting relatives and friends.

She is survived by sons, Paul (Vicki) of Red Wing, Kent (Lisa) of Goodhue; step-daughter, Sandra Jones of Rochester; grandchildren: Elisa (Randy) Nickum, Kyle, Derek (Katie), Cassandra (Denny) Tri, Zachary, Alex, and Mitchell; step-grandchildren, Erin (Richard) Bellah, Dave, and Elizabeth Jones; great-grandchildren, Carleen, and Ethan Weckerling; cousins; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Philip; siblings, Ernest, Adolph, Ella Johnson, Elmer, Clarence; and two step-sons.

Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, at Concordia Lutheran Church, with Reverend Ron Stehr officiating. Burial will be at Oak Grove Cemetery in East Farmington, Wis. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service.

Memorials are preferred to Concordia Lutheran Church or donors choice.

A celebration of life will be from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at Pottings in East Farmington. Arrangements are by the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel.

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