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Service Information
St. Timothy Catholic Church, Maple Lake, MN
Saturday, July 27, 2013
11:00 AM

Visitation Information
The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN
Friday, July 26, 2013
4-8 PM

Lois Theresa Price, age 80 of Maple Lake, MN passed away on July 23, 2013 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She was born on December 4, 1932 the daughter of George and C. Mae (Holmberg) LaPlant.

She married Delano “Del” Price on January 22, 1984.

Lois was a “jack of all trades” who enjoyed gardening, baking, sewing, woodworking and a multitude of other hobbies. She was very organized and worked at cleaning homes, Road Runner, Wonder Alls and Tonka Toys. She was an excellent calligrapher. She also enjoyed playing bingo and going to the casino but always had time for anyone, especially her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her children Steve (Donna) Wiczek of Nisswa, MN, Chuck Wiczek of Cushing, MN, Debbie Rosas of Anaheim, CA and Mary Krueger (Byron TenEyck) of Alexandria, MN, aunt Lou Ahlm of Buffalo, MN, siblings Mark (Nancy) LaPlant of St. Cloud, MN, Joan Raisanen of Buffalo, MN, Yvonne Degrar of Burnsville, MN, Kay Bastin of Delano, MN and Basil LaPlant of St. Cloud, MN, 10 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, a sister Marlys, son Michael Wiczek, husbands Ralph Raisanen and Delano Price, brother-in-law John Raisanen and nephew Patrick Raisanen.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11:00 AM at St. Timothy Catholic Church in Maple Lake.

A visitation will be held on Friday, July 26, 2013 from 4-8 PM at The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo. A Rosary will be said at 4:00 PM and Parish Prayers will be said at 7:00 PM. Further visitation will be held on Saturday one hour prior to the service at the church.

Interment at St. Francis Xavier Cemetery in Buffalo, MN

Casket Bearers will be Brent Wiczek, Jeremy Wiczek, Jason Wiczek, Luke Wiczek, Josh Wiczek, and Glen Raisanen.

The Peterson Chapel, Buffalo, MN assisted the family with arrangements.

15 Guestbook Entries

  1. Lori Haick

    So sorry. My condolences to the family. I work with Josh, her grandson. Wonderful person. I am very saddened for him and his family.

  2. Lynn Pfeifer

    I am so sorry for your loss. I got to know Lois when I was taking care of her mother at Ebenezer. Lois was a kind lady and will be missed! Lynn Pfeifer

  3. Tammy Zumbusch

    So sorry for your loss. Lois and Del will be greatly missed, they meant a lot to us. More than you will ever know.
    Weep not for them, but for their so called families.

  4. Gale Raisanen

    Love and miss you always Lois. You were the best aunt anyone could ask for !! God Bless You and keep you till we meet again. Say hi to grandma, grandpa, dad and Pat for me !!

  5. Gale Raisanen

    Love and miss you always Lois. You were the best aunt anyone could ask for!! God Bless You and keep you till we meet again. Say hi to grandma, grandpa, dad and Pat for me !!

  6. Linda Wehr

    I am so sorry about your loss. It was a shocker. I remember Lois from years back. Again, I am so sorry to Lois’s family. She will be in your hearts forever and the memories of her will be in your mind forever. My prayers are with your family.

  7. Nila Bursheim (Raisanen)

    We lost an awesome aunt that had a lot of life still left in her. You and Del will be so missed, gatherings will never be the same. You loved to cook and share your goodies with people and did many things. May we find comfort and peace in Christ to get through this time as we remember you and Del. Rest in peace.


    We would like to send our deepest condolences to the entire family. God bless.

  9. Gale Raisanen

    My condolences to Lois’ kids, grandkids, siblings, extended family, and all that knew her. Lois, you were the best auntie that anyone could ask for. May God Bless you and keep you till we meet again. Say hi to grandma, grandpa, dad, Pat and the rest who have gone before. We love and miss you !!

  10. Todd and Tonya Barbeau

    Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this very difficult time. Many great memories of Lois especially Tonka Toys and 4th of July celebrations.
    Todd and Tonya Barbeau

  11. Teddy and Marlene Moody

    Our prayers are with you, Kay and Joan and the rest of Lois’s family. Lois always had a smile and a Hello for you when ever you would see her. God be with you all.
    Teddy and Marlene Moody

  12. Yvonne Hayes Winkler

    To Bonnie, Joanie,Kay,Mark and Basil.
    I was so sadden to hear about Lois and Del. I always remember her and your family when we were neighbors as kids in Buffalo. Our paths have crossed so many times over the years. My sincere sympathy to all of you and your families. God Bless….f

  13. Diane Hagel

    I am so sorry of the loss of your loved one. I have known Lois for about 4 years and we always got along well. I will miss her.

  14. Adriana Gilmer

    We are so sorry to hear of Lois & Del’s passing. They were great people & will be greatly missed. We will keep their families in our prayers.
    Adie (Van Erp) & Don Gilmer

  15. Gary W Price

    Uncle, I haven’t seen you since I was 14. I am now 58. I will miss you.


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