Evangelical Covenant Church in Buffalo
Friday, July 24th, 2015
AT THE CHURCH
Friday, July 24, 2015
9:00 A.M. until time of servic
Lora Ann Kottke, age 64, of Albertville died Monday, July 20th, 2015 at her residence.
She was born on August 22, 1950 in Minneapolis the daughter of Bert W. & Evelyn M. (Lundeen) Bjorklund.
On May 29, 1967, Lora Ann Bjorklund & Darwin DeMarais were joined in holy marriage in Buffalo. They were married for twenty four years and blessed with three children.
Lora graduated from Buffalo High School in 1968.
On October 17, 1997, Lora remarried Gordon L. Kottke in Buffalo.
She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Lora had a never ending love for her children and grandchildren. Lora enjoyed cooking, baking and attending grandchildren’s sporting events.
She will be forever remembered and dearly missed!
Survived by her husband: Gordon L. Kottke of Albertville; children: Angie (David) Fritz of Hanover, Debbie Ferris of Hastings and special friend Mike Marko and Aaron DeMarais of Crystal; sixteen grandchildren and one great granddaughter; her mother: Evelyn Bjorklund of Buffalo; brothers: Joel (Sue) Bjorklund of Buffalo, Kent (Pam) Bjorklund of St. Michael and Dale (Lisa) Bjorklund of Buffalo; step children: Tina (Dan) Psyk of Albertville and Robbie (Tami) Kottke of Otsego; nieces, nephews and many friends.
Preceded in death by her twin sister: Lynn Cara Bjorklund, her father: Bert W. Bjorklund, an infant grandson: Daniel Hoverson and by her father-in-law & mother-in-law: Lawrence & Audrey Kottke
Funeral services for Lora Kottke will be held on Friday, July 24th at 10:30 A.M. at The Evangelical Covenant Church in Buffalo. Pastor Reid Gilbert will officiate. Interment will follow at Swedish Mission Cemetery.
A visitation will be held at the church on Friday, July 24th from 9:00 A.M. until time of service.
Casket Bearers will be Zachary Fritz, Tyler Hoverson, Samuel Hoverson, Benjamin Hoverson, Adam Bjorklund, Jacob Bjorklund and Jared Bjorklund.