Lorraine Coralie Englund the daughter of the late Arthur and Sophie (Solberg) Arveson, was born on Oct. 19, 1932, in Pennington County, near Goodridge, MN. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith and attended the former Little Oak School near her home. She later completed nurses training and worked as a nurse for several years in Karlstad. On Oct. 19, 1952, Lorraine was united in marriage to Louis Englund at Lake Bronson, MN. They made their home in the Karlstad community and raised three sons: Lars, Leif and Luke. Lorraine enjoyed needlework, crossword puzzles, bingo, music and participating in some activities at the Karlstad Healthcare Center where she had lived for the past few years. Lorraine passed away at Sanford Medical Center in Thief River Falls, MN., on Thurs. afternoon, Nov. 11, 2010, at the age of 78 years and 22 days.
She is survived by her husband, Louie; three sons: Lars, Leif and Luke (Dawn), all of Karlstad; two grandsons: Joe and Sam Englund; in addition to several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers: Arlen, Harold and Danver; and three sisters: Ellen Curley, Esther Delegard and Lenore Bergeron.