Lucille E. Ramlo, 95

Published 7:00 am Saturday, January 4, 2020

Lucille Eva Ramlo, 95 of Austin, Minnesota, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, at Our House Memory Care in Austin.

Lucille E. Ramlo, 95

Lucille was born Dec. 24, 1924, in Austin, Minnesota, to Mathias and Katharina (Meyer) Kerling. She graduated from St. Augustine’s High School in 1943. On April 12, 1947, Lucille was united in marriage to Donald Ramlo in Austin. Together they raised five daughters.

She loved her role as homemaker, wife, and mother. A member of the Ramsey Ladies Club, Lucille was also a longtime member of St. Olaf Lutheran Church, where she was active in ALCW and sang in the choir for many years. She enjoyed needlepoint, sewing, spending time with her family and friends, and loved attending all of Pat’s music concerts.

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Lucille is survived by her daughters, Roberta (Steven) Hansen of Eagan, Minnesota, Mary (Chris) Rodenkirchen of Fort Myers, Florida, Virginia (Kent) Tibbetts of Spokane, Washington, Patricia Hulet of Austin, Minnesota, and Ruth Michaels of Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota; eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren; brothers, Leo (Ramona) Kerling of Austin, Minnesota, Vern Kerling of Sparta, Wisconsin.

She was preceded in death by her parents Mathias and Katharina Kerling; husband, Donald Ramlo in 2015; four brothers, Edward, Donald, Matt, and Albert; three sisters, Esther Bellrichard, Tillie Schumacher, and Adeline Christianson; and sons-in-law, James Hulet and Larry Michaels.

Funeral services will be held at 11a.m. on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Austin. Visitation will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 5, at Worlein Funeral Home in Austin and one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. Interment will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin. Memorials are preferred to St. Olaf Lutheran Church, Our House Memory Care, or recipient of donor’s choice. Services are prearranged and performed by Worlein Funeral Home of Austin. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at