Lucille Eldred, age 88, entered into her new life on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, from the CentraCare nursing home in Long Prairie.
Services for Lucille were held on Saturday, Sept. 5, at 10:30 a.m. at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Long Prairie with Rev. Noah Wehrspann officiating. Musicians were Mary Collins and Jim Flan. Interment was at the Trinity Cemetery in Long Prairie with all of her grandchildren as honorary pallbearers.
Lucille Ida Titzke was born on Sept. 25, 1926, in Long Prairie to Arthur and Anna (Scheve) Titzke. She was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church and attended school there and later Long Prairie High School. On Nov. 6, 1943, in Long Prairie, Lucille married her sweetheart and life-long companion, Robert Eldred. They had seven children.