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December 11th, 1927 – Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Service Information
The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo
Monday, March 22nd
11:00 AM

Visitation Information

Lorraine (Weigler) Brynildson
Age 82 of Buffalo
Passed away on Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 at the Parkview Care Center
in Buffalo, MN.
Lorraine was born on December 11th, 1927 the daughter of William A.
and Ethel (Nelson) Weigler in Minneapolis, MN.

On June 10th, 1949 Lorraine was united in marriage to Kenneth B.
Brynildson at Owantana, MN
Lorraine was a 1949 Graduate of St. Olaf College. She began teaching
in New Richland, MN serving for 5 years and then taught 26 years in
Bloomington until her retirement.

Lorraine is survived by her loving family: Husband of sixty years
Kenneth. Children Nancy Pflug of Hopkins, MN, Kari (Craig) Swandal of
Buffalo, MN.
Grandchildren Heather (Bobby) Gohre, Lee J. Pflug, Amber and Aaron Swandal.
Three great-grandchildren Audrey, Elliot and Elizabeth Gohre.

Siblings Marion Langlais of Sullivan, WI, ZuDora Standke of
Minnetonka, MN, Bill (Bertha) Weigler of Austin, TX.

Lorraine is preceded in death by daughter Kristine Anders, parents
William and Ethel Weigler.

Celebration of Life held Monday March 22nd, 2010 at 11:00 at The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo Fellowship to follow with a light lunch.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to the American Red Cross.
The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo is proud to have served the family.

8 Guestbook Entries

  1. Clint & Edie Jolliffe

    I am saddened to hear of Lorraine’s passing. Through her Christmas letters and e-mails I became re-acquainted with Lorraine and I grew to admire her courage, her intellect and her friendly disposition. Our wishes and condolences go out to her family.

  2.  James Wilson

    So sorry to hear about the passing of such a sweet lady. Really enjoyed being neighbors in Kerrville. Prayers are with the family, as she will be greatly missed

  3. James & Barbara Wilson

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    We are sorry for the loss of our extra special neighbor we had in Kerrville, TX.
    Lorraine will be remembered and missed by all the lives she touched.

  4. Helen Ridgway

    Lorraine was a friend of mine in Kerrville – she continued to keep in touch and I will miss her quick mind, her compassion, and her generous spirit. She was a special lady with many talents and gifts! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you in your loss.

  5. Jan Parks

    I taught with Lorraine at Jefferson for many years. She was my mentor and my dear, dear friend. I am so happy that I ran into Lorraine and Ken at the Mall of America at Christmas time. We had lunch at Nordstroms. It was so delightful to see them both. I am so sorry for your loss. Jan

  6. Gwynn Jackson

    It was a great opportunity to know Lorraine. I always enjoyed your warm smile and loving kindness. Sorry for you and your family’s loss.

  7. Dixie Droege Wright

    I was so saddened to learn of Mrs. Brynilson’s passing. Of all the many teachers I had over the years, she was the very best. She will always hold a special place in my heart. I am so glad I wrote and told her so this winter. I will treasure the letter she wrote back to me. Please accept my sincere sympathy.

  8. Heather Rassat-Albachten

    My deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mom.


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