Lucille M. (Robert) Dick, age 92, of Wabasha, died Friday, August 3, 2012, at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Wabasha surrounded by her loving family. She was born October 23, 1919, in Wabasha, the daughter of Joseph and Marie (Grass) Lager. She was a graduate of Wabasha High School. She married Robert Dick June 14, 1949, at St. Felix Catholic Church in Wabasha. Together they owned and operated Robert’s Market on Wabasha’s west side from 1961-1976. Bob died October 9, 2000.
She was a member of St. Felix Catholic Church and its Council of Catholic Women. She was a past member of the Wabasha Chapter of the Izaak Walton League. She enjoyed crocheting, reading, and watching soap operas. For the past several years she enjoyed clipping coupons for St. Felix School. While residing at St. Elizabeth’s Assisted Living Apartments in Wabasha she loved participating in the activities there.
Lucille is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Sally Dick, Wabasha, Minn., daughters and son-in-law, Linda Dick, Wabasha, Minn., Sue and Phil Rosendale, Wabasha, Minn.; four grandchildren, Kari, Kelly and Kristopher Rosendale and Mathew Dick, all of Wabasha, Minn., brother and sisters-in-law, Harry and Marne Lager, Wabasha, Minn., Shirley Lager, Wabasha, Minn., Marie Lager, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., sister, Mary Lager, Wabasha, Minn., nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bob, sister, Margaret Lager and brothers, Edward, Bernard, Leo “Fuzz” and Vincent Lager.
A funeral Mass will be offered on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Felix Catholic Church in Wabasha with the Reverend Milo Ernster officiating. Interment will be in St. Felix Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Glen and Bill Dick, Randy Dick, Dennis Dick, Harry Lager and Stan Gordon. Family and friends may call at the church on Wednesday one hour before the service. Memorials are preferred to St. Elizabeth’s Assisted Living Apartments. The Abbott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. www.abbottfh.com