Watschke, Loretta Katherine (nee Murphy)
November 20, 1942 – November 24, 2018
Age 76 of Farmington. Passed away into the arms of her LORD and SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST on Sat. Nov. 24th at the age of 76. Preceded in death by parents: Arthur and Alberta Lockwood, and sister Sheryl. Survived by husband: James Watschke, sons: Gregory, Michael, Mathew, Nathan, Joshua, step sisters: Judy and Alaina, and 12 grand children. Married 55 years as a wife, mother, homemaker, foster mother. Had a courageous battle with dementia for about 5 years. Gratitude to the staffs of the legacy of Farmington, Bluestone Medical Group, Healthpartners, and St. Croix Hospice. Celebration of life at River Valley Church, Apple Valley Campus on Friday, Nov. 30th. at 11:00am. Memorials preferred to the River Valley-Kingdom Builders Fund. (Published in the Pioneer Press on Nov. 27, 2018).