Lorraine E. Poff, age 89, of North Branch passed away peacefully in her sleep Sunday, February 16, 2020 at Encore Assisted Living in North Branch. Funeral services 11:00 A.M. Friday, February 21st at Country Roads Baptist Church, 25346 Apollo Street NE, Stacy. Visitation 5 – 7 P.M. Thursday, February 20th at Strike Life Tributes – Isanti, and also one hour prior to the funeral at the church. Interment Isanti Union Cemetery.
Lorraine was born August 7, 1930 in Athens Township, Isanti County, Minnesota to Oscar and Martha (Collin) Dahlberg. She was the first child of four. Lorraine attended country school in Athens Township through grade 8. On August 28, 1949 she married Floyd Poff. To this union they had four children, Steve, Kathy, Keven and Sherman.
Lorraine spent most of her working years at Honeywell. After 32 ½ years Lorraine and Floyd retired and moved to Nisswa. After 18 years up north they moved back to Isanti and lived in Isanti Community Services Senior Apartment’s for 16 years. In 2017 they moved to Encore Assisted Living in North Branch where they lived ever since.
Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Martha; husband of 69 years, Floyd; son, Sherman; sister, Jeanette Poff, and brother, Kenneth Dahlberg. She is survived by her son, Steve; daughter, Kathy (Doug) Nelson, son, Keven (Margaret); 6 grandchildren, Julie (Andy) Greeler, Danielle (Ken) Feucht, Edwin Poff, Shannon Poff, Matt (Jessica) Poff and Fallon Poff; 9 great-grandchildren, Katie, Connor, Kieran, Donovan, Megan, Preston, Josh, Brooklyn and Shawna; sister, Ruth Poff; sisters-in-law, Beverly Poff and Donna Mae Heimness; and by many other relatives and friends.