LORRAIN M. RASMUSSON
Age 91, of No. Hollywood, passed away peacefully on April 5th, shortly after a visit from her three children. Born July 15, 1922, in Nevis, MN, the youngest and last survivor of six children of Charlie and Jennie Severtson. She moved to LA and married A. Gunnar Rasmusson on March 21, 1947; he preceded her in death in 1980. She is survived by her children, Paul Rasmusson and Lindy Rasmusson of No. Hollywood, and Joy (Mike) McGrath of Helena, MT; three grandchildren; three great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Elsie Basterash of Coon Rapids, MN; and a number of cousins, nieces and nephews.
Lorrain was a devoted mother, grandmother and companion to her family. She held various administrative positions over a 30-year career in a medical office.
A memorial service will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 6020 Radford Ave., No. Hollywood. The family suggests memorials in her name may be given to Emmanuel or a local food bank of donor's choice.
Published in Los Angeles Daily News on Apr. 10, 2014