Lorraine Salzbrunn, 89 of Brainerd passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday August 7, 2018. Lorraine was born on December 3,1928 to Frank and Catherine Perlinger. She married Robert Salzbrunn on November 19, 1949. She worked at the Brainerd State Hospital as a Human Service Technician for 25 years. She enjoyed her work and retired at the age of 63. She had a passion for baking, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a member of St. Andrew's Church, being very active with the prayer line, adoration and her guild group.
Lorraine is survived by children, David, Joyce and Rita; grandchildren Marcus, Melissa, Shaun and Katie; 3 great grandchildren and sister-in-law, Donna Perlinger. She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and her brother, Francis.
There will be a celebration of life held on Sunday, August 12th from 4-7 pm. at Nelson Doran Funeral Home in Brainerd. Mass will be held at St. Andrew's Catholic Church on Monday August 13th at 11 am with visitation one hour prior to the service. Christian burial will be held at St. Mathias Catholic cemetery. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.