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Rochelle R. Langsev, 83

May 26, 2020

Rochelle R. Langsev

(Formerly of Bricelyn) Rochelle Rae Langsev, age 83, of Edina, formerly of Bricelyn, died Monday, May 18, 2020 at The Sunrise of Edina Assisted Living in Edina.

A private family funeral service will be held at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells, with Pastor Bob Stover officiating. Interment will be in the Bricelyn Lutheran Cemetery, Seely Twp., Faribault Co., MN. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home Facebook live service was 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2020. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is entrusted with services. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.brussheitner.com.

Rochelle Rae was born Sept. 23, 1936 to Harold and Alice (Loge) Lunning in Kossuth Co., IA. She married Elwood “Woody” Langsev July 2, 1955 at United Lutheran Church in Frost. They settled on a farm in between Bricelyn and Frost where they resided and farmed for over fifty years. Rochelle enjoyed reading, traveling, cooking and entertaining. She was very proud of her flowers and loved gardening. Rochelle was a member of the local Bridge club and the Red Hat Society, where she enjoyed the outings with her friends. She was also a faithful member of Bricelyn Lutheran Church for many years.

Rochelle is survived by her sons: Wade Langsev, of Las Vegas, Nevada, Ryan (Leslie) Langsev, of Edina; grandchildren: Ian, Megan and Zoe Langsev, all of Edina; siblings: Soni (Stan) Matheson, of Conger, Gayle (Diane) Lunning, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Lee Gordon, of Hugo; sister-in-law, Audrey Nelson, of Blue Earth; brother-in-law, Lawrence (Edie) Langsev, of Albert Lea; many nieces, nephews and their families.

Rochelle was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Woody, in 2006; brother-in-law, Dan Nelson.