Dolores Levendowski-Latterell(1921 - 2014)

Dolores Levendowski-Latterell, 92


June 17, 1921 - May 30, 2014

Dolores Levendowski, age 92, of Foley, died Friday, May 30, 2014 surrounded by her family at the Foley Nursing Center.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at St. John's Catholic Church, Foley. The Rev. Daniel Walz will officiate. Private family Interment will be in the Cross Lake Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 Tuesday at the Foley Funeral Home in Foley and one hour prior to Mass at the church on Wednesday.  Parish Prayers will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Arrangements were made by the Foley Funeral Home.

Dolores Levendowski was born June 17, 1921 in Benton County, MN to William and Anna (Winkelman) Kampa. She married Daniel D. Levendowski on December 29, 1943 at St. Marcus Catholic Church, Clear Lake. Dolores was born and raised in rural Foley and taught elementary school in one-room schoolhouses before teaching for many years in the Anoka-Hennepin School District. After their retirement in 1981 the couple moved to Cross Lake where they lived for many years. Daniel preceded her in death on December 4, 1993.  She later married Leonard Latterell on August 22, 2003 at Immaculate Heart Catholic Church, Cross Lake.  Dolores was an avid reader and enjoyed baking. She was active in her church communities that included memberships at both Immaculate Heart and St. John's Catholic Church. Dolores was very fond of her years spent at the lake. Memorials are preferred to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation or Catholic Charities.  The family would like to thank Dr. Felix Zweibel at Minneapolis Neurology for his many years of care for Dolores during her battle with Parkinson's Disease and the staff at the Foley Nursing Center for their loving care.

She is survived by her sons; Dennis (Lisa Knazan), Minneapolis; Daniel (Merrilee Kinney), Brooklyn Park; Dale, Brainerd; 5 grandchildren; Darren Hallin, Brian Levendowski, Mike Kinney, Hannah Knazan-Lippman and Luke Levendowski, 7 great grandchildren; Wayne Kinney, Molly, Jacob and Kaitin Sibley, Jackosn and Morgan Hallin and Aria Knazan and brothers and sisters; Justine (Mike) Rein, Moorhead; Lucille Bechtold, Waite Park; William (Eileen), St. Francis;  Richard (Jackie), Gilman; Genevieve (Leonard) Weiler; Sioux Falls; Alfrieda Jacquemart, Foley and sister-in-law, Marge Kampa, Elk River.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husbands, Daniel Levendowski and Leonard Latterell, infant sister, Evelyn and brother, Merrill and sister, Virgeline Bastien.


Funeral Home

Foley Funeral Home
221 2nd Ave Foley, MN 56329
(320) 968-7111

Published in the St. Cloud Times on June 1, 2014