Lorraine T. (KOKETT) MELL

Age 86 of Northeast Minneapolis passed into the arms of Jesus March 13, 2014. Preceded in death by husband, Kenneth; son, Kenneth Jr.; grandsons, Doug and Tom; and five siblings. Survived by daughters, Bonnie (Jerry) Brazil and Marilyn (Joe) Deering; daughter-in-law, Sandy Mell; 7 grandchildren, Kim Brazil, Jeff (Sharon) Brazil, Tony (Wendy) Deering, Nick Deering, John (Marilyn) Mell, Annette (Jaime) Amaral and Robert Mell; many great and great-great grandchildren; also nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Lorraine was devoted to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, where she held the position of Pastoral Minister for eight years, where she led church grief groups, Growing through Loss, ministered to Crestview Nursing Home patients, visiting and bringing Communion to the sick and shut-ins, and also many other corporal works of mercy. She belonged to Cursillo Movement and Council of Catholic Women. Memorials preferred to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Mass of Christian Burial Tuesday 10 AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 41st & Jackson St. NE, Columbia Heights. Interment Hillside Mausoleum. Visitation one hour prior to Mass at church and also Monday from 5-7 PM with vigil prayers 7 PM at www.Washburn-McReavy.com Columbia Heights Chapel 4101 Central Ave NE 763-789-443

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Washburn McReavy Funeral Chapels Columbia Heights Chapel
4101 Central Avenue NE Minneapolis, MN 55421
(763) 789-4436

Published in Pioneer Press on Mar. 16, 2014