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Lucille D. Lind


MINNETONKA — Lucille Darlene Lind, age 82, formerly of Brainerd, passed peacefully May 18, 2012, in her home with her family at her side.


Lucille was born in Jamestown, N.D., on July 26, 1929.

Preceded in death by husband, Wayne Lind; son, Rick Lind; parents, Royce and Gladys Vroman; brother, Jack Vroman; brother, Larry Vroman; sister, Rita Vroman; and great-grandchild, Victoria Pavlacky.

Survivors include sibling, Joyce Mailhot (Earl); aunt, Shirley Esperseth; children, Carol Anderson, Valerie Ripma (John), Patsy Carlson (Dave), Cindy Harty (Neil) and Jon Lind (Kelly);

grandchildren, Lisa Carlson Rawson, Derek Carlson, Peter Ripma, Michael Ripma, Ashley Harty Barnikel, Brett Harty, Erica Anderson Borgen, Krista Lind, Nicole Lind Pavlacky, Amber Lind Casper and Amanda Lind; great-grandchildren, Noah Carlson, Anna Carlson, Samuel Carlson, Oscar Rawson, Evelyn Rawson, Madison Lind, Jenna Pavlacky, Ava Pavlacky, Aiden Porter, Katlyn Casper and Hunter Casper; several nieces and nephews.

Any donation in memory of Lucille to Allina Hospice or as Lucille loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren so much, a donation to your favorite youth organization would be greatly appreciated.

A memorial service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Baxter with a gathering of family and friends at 12:30 p.m. Coffee, dessert and a light lunch will be served.