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Lorraine Marie Skarsten

Lorraine Marie Skarsten

July 28, 1933 - June 20, 2014

Benson - Lorraine Marie Skarsten, age 80, of Benson, died Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Swift County Benson Hospital in Benson, Minnesota.

Visitation will be from 9:30 - 11 a.m., followed by the service at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 24th at the Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ in Benson. Interment will be in the Benson City Cemetery.

Lorraine is survived by her husband, LaVerne Skarsten; children: Sandra (Bruce) Bernardy of Benson, Keith (Janelle) Skarsten of Benson, Bradley (June) Skarsten of Benson, Gary (Chris) Skarsten of Phoenix, AZ, Steve (Paulette) Skarsten of Lincoln, CA, and Kevin (Jara) Skarsten of West Fargo, ND; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; siblings: Clair Smith of Benson, Darlene Smith of Benson, Carol Anderson of Benson and Marlys Smith of St. Paul. She is preceded in death by her parents, Clay and Agnes Smith; brothers: Kenneth, Ray, Lester, Gverdon, Forrest, and Doug Smith.

Arrangements are with the Zniewski Funeral Home in Benson, MN.