NORTH STAR - Lowell E. Liette, 80, of North Star, died on Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Wayne Hospital, Greenville.
He was born May 12, 1932, in New Weston, to the late Raymond E. and Elizabeth (Couchot) Liette. On Feb. 9, 1952, he married Madonna (Didier) in St. Louis Church, North Star, and she survives in North Star.
Lowell is survived by three children, Linda and Mike Kuether, of Osgood, Pamela and Tom Broerman, of Minster, and Steven and Sheila Liette, of Versailles; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; three siblings, Ralph and Ella Mae Liette, of Chickasaw, Connie and Urban Winner, of Osgood, Judy and John Knight, of Springfield, Va.; in-laws, Bob and Edna Stout, of St. Henry, Naomi Phlipot, of Versailles, and Lewis and Wilma Didier, of Frenchtown.
He was preceded in death by sisters Ruth Hiestand, Helen Stout, Dolores Bryd, Norma Rammel and Susie Gilliland; in-laws Art Rammel, Charlie Gilliland, Charles "Ets" Hiestand, John Bryd, Virgil and Beulah Didier, Jerome Phlipot and Delores Ellen Didier.
He was a member of St. Louis Catholic Church, North Star, Men's Society of the church, a former North Star Little League coach and town council member, and he was veteran of the U.S. Army
, serving during the Korean War
, and a member of the North Star American Legion.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at St. Louis Catholic Church, North Star, with the Rev. David Zink officiating. Burial with military rites will follow in St. Louis Cemetery, North Star.
Friends may call on Thursday from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Hogenkamp Funeral Home, St. Henry, and on Friday from 9 to 10 a.m. at St. Louis Church, North Star.
Condolences may be left at hogenkampfh.com