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Lorraine C Ehlert, 91

Lorraine Clara (Backer) Ehlert, age 91, passed away surrounded by her family on Friday, March 14.

Born Dec. 14, 1922, in Columbia Heights, Minn. Graduated from Roosevelt High School (Minneapolis).

Preceded in death by husband, LeRoy; and parents, Clara and John Backer.

Survived by children, Kathy (John) Bauernfeind, John (Dean Cerny), and Lynn (Steve) Martin; grandchildren, John, Charles, Sean, and Chelsey; six great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson; and brother, James (Gill) Backer.

Lorraine worked at the Ford Motor plant during World War II, where she later met Roy.

She was generous and her faith was strong.

A memorial service will take place at Farmington Lutheran Church at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 12. Visitation one hour before the service. 20600 Akin Rd., 651-463-4100. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Memorials preferred to donor's choice.