BAXTER — Lorraine Arndt, age 95, a two-year resident of Excelsior Place in Baxter, formerly of Bemidji and Staples, died on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011, at her home. Lorraine was born July 6, 1916, in Staples, Minn., to Frank and Alice (Hanson) Morrison. She married Allen Arndt on Aug. 13, 1939.
Lorraine and Allen moved to Pennington in the late 1940s and built Pimushe Resort on Pimushe Lake. They operated the resort for 30 years, and then retired there.
She is survived by Gary and Robin Morrison of Pequot Lakes and several other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband Allen, her parents, and brothers Aldon, Merle, Clayton and Russell.
Memorial Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2012, at Excelsior Place, 14211 Firewood Drive, Baxter. Additional services will be at the Mennonite Church in Pennington in the Spring of 2012. Lorraine will be buried at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery with her husband Al.
Arrangements by Nelson-Doran Funeral Home and Crematory in Brainerd.