Catherine Lundein, 92, dies

Catherine Lundein, 92, passed away peacefully on August 11, 2017 at Riverbend Memory Care Facility in Rochester where she resided since 2016. Cathy was a long-time resident of Babbitt where she and her late husband, Archie, retired.
Cathy, a loving wife, mother, grandmother,great grandmother and friend was born on April 28, 1925 in Urbana, MO. Together with her husband, they owned and operated the 4 Seasons Supper Club in Virginia until 1985.
Cathy is survived by five children: Judy (David Barncord) Lundein of Tonganoxie, KS, Patricia Shaleen of Gilbert, Mark (Erika) Lundein of Boston, MA, Denise (Ed Martin) Lundein of Rochester, MN and Tracy (Tom Williams) Lundein of Yuma, AZ; six grandchildren: McKenna and Paige Lundein, Joshua and McKena Martin, Vanessa Ott and Amanda Fandino; five great-grandchildren: Nya, Nash and Moo Ott, Jacoby Barraza, Luna Martin; nieces and nephews.
A special thank you to the loving staff at Riverbend Memory Care and St. Croix Hospice in Rochester.
A Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 24 at Grace Lutheran Church in Ely with Pastor Elizabeth Cheney officiating. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service. A committal service will be held at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis on August 25 at 9 a.m. Arrangements are with Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home in Rochester. In lieu of flowers, Cathy’s family requests that you spend time with and hug the people you love, particularly your elders; or, memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association or St. Croix Hospice in Rochester.