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Lorene Campos, 90

Feb 6, 2015

Blue Earth Lorene (Willmert) Campos, age 90, of Blue Earth, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth, the Rev. Arne Bjelland officiated. Burial was at United Lutheran Cemetery, Frost.

Lorene was born Jan. 12, 1925, in Frost, the daughter of Julius W. and Kristi (Hatlestad) Willmert. She was raised in Frost where she was a 1942 graduate of Frost High School. She was first married to Orville Paulson and later was married to Robert Campos on May 8, 1955. Lorene was a homemaker who loved to shop for jewelry, clothes, makeup and shoes on the Home Shopping Network and other places. She enjoyed living and traveling in the Southwest United States. Lorene loved spending time with her nieces. Her pomeranian, “Pepi” was her close companion. Lorene will be remembered fondly by her family.

Lorene is survived by her nieces, Kay (Larry) Lloyd, of Frost, Bonnie (Duane) Gartzke, of Blue Earth, Joyce Fraser, of Albert Lea, Lois Willmert, of Winnebago, Bridget (Tom) Boik, of Battle Lake; and her sister-in-law, Evelyn Willmert, of Blue Earth.

She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant sister; her husbands; three brothers, Ronald, Vernal and Melford Willmert; sisters-in-law, Gladys and Billy Willmert; and a niece, Mary Jane Farley.

Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com.