March 16, 1943 – Sunday, February 23, 2014
St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo, MN
Saturday, March 1, 2014
AT THE CHURCH
Friday, February 28th, 2014
Elizabeth Frances “Liz” Otten, age 70, of rural Buffalo passed away on Sunday, February 23rd, 2014 at The Buffalo Hospital.
She was born on March 16, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the daughter of Theodore “Ted” & Mary Robich Schlosser. She graduated in 1961 from Hoyt Lakes High School.
On November 24, 1962, Elizabeth F. Schlosser and Vernon N. Otten were joined in holy marriage at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo. God blessed their marriage with five children.
She enjoyed her family, attending her grandchildren’s activities, and extended family gatherings. After working many years at Lawn King in Corcoran she started Liz’s Hostas. Other things that made her happy were flowers, gardening, going to Gold’s Gym, the pool, and socializing with her friends.
She was a faithful member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo.
Survived by her husband of fifty-one years: Vernon N. Otten; children: Barbara (Scott) Ramsdell of Dayton, Brenda (Bill) Jordan of Maple Lake, Tina (Chris) Gregory of Champlin, Tracey (Clark) Kleppe of Goodyear, Arizona and Todd (Missy) Otten of Buffalo ;Tyrell, Angie, and Jennifer Ramsdell, Davey, Krissy, and Justin Manz, Miranda and Scott Jordan, Christopher and Cameron Kleppe, Mikey and Brandon Otten, two great grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Ted Schlosser Jr., Robert Schlosser, Barbara Schlosser, Elaine Bussinger and Mary Bartlett; other relatives and friends.
Preceeded in death by her parents: Theodore & Mary Schlosser and sister Veronica Henry.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Elizabeth “Liz” Otten will be held on Saturday, March 1st at 12 Noon at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo. Father David Hennen will be the Celebrant.
Interment will follow at St. Mark’s Cemetery-Pelican Lake.
A visitation will be held on Friday, February 28th from 4-8 P.M. at the church. Further visitation will be held on Saturday morning, March 1st on hour prior to Mass at the church.
Casket Bearers will be Mikey Otten, Brandon Otten, Angie Ramsdell, Miranda Jordan, Scotty Jordan, Christopher Kleppe, and Cameron Kleppe.