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Lorraine M. Kobberdahl, of Mora, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at Eastwood Senior Living in Mora.  She was 94 years old.

FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, March 7, 2022 at the Mora United Methodist Church with Pastor Kate Mensing officiating.

Watch the service for Lorraine here.

VISITATION will be held 1 hour prior to the service at the church.

INTERMENT will be in the Crow River Lutheran Cemetery near Belgrade.

Lorraine Marie Kobberdahl, of Brook Park, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at Eastwood Senior Living in Mora. She was 94 years old.

Lorraine was born on January 23, 1928 at her grandmother’s home in Whited Township, Kanabec County, Minnesota to parents Arthur and Mary (Weidendorf) Zellman. She was baptized and confirmed at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Brook Park. She married Orville Dewayne Kobberdahl at the Heinz Estate in Pittsburg, PA on May 17, 1945. In 1945 they moved to a farm in Brook Park where Lorraine spent 70 years on the farm before moving to assisted living in 2016. Lorraine and Orville were married for 46 years before Orville passed away in 1991.

Lorraine worked at Fingerhut for a few years and later was a parks worker at Banning and Schoolcraft State Parks for 25 years. She was a long time member of the United Methodist Church in Brook Park where she taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School; she later became a member Mora United Methodist.

Lorraine loved gardening, baking, watching and feeding the birds, and simply life on the farm. She enjoyed collecting knick-knacks, especially Beanie Babies and Fenton glassware. She always looked forward to visits with relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Orville.

Lorraine is survived by her children, Patricia (Richard) Pottratz, Gary (Mary) Kobberdahl, Mary Jane (Martin) Guttmann, Mark (Pamela) Kobberdahl, Chris (Jerilyn) Kobberdahl; 13 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; brother Arthur “Archie” (Sonja) Zellman; sister Marilyn (Floyd) Jensen; sister-in-law Wanda Dressler; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


  1. My condolences to the family. May the Lord give you peace and comfort in your time of sorrow.
    Rick Watts.

  2. Lorraine Kobberdahl was my aunt.My uncle Orvilles wife. I loved visiting them. They were always friendly and welcoming.My father and I visited them when they worked at Banning and Schoolcraft State Parks where they worked. It was alot of work but they loved it.Orville had many personal slides of the Park wildlife and animal tracks in the snow.She was a fabulous cook. She loved the oudoors and people. She is dearly missed. My motjer and she were good friends we have some touching photos of them in their youth. I look forward to the hope of seeing both Lorraine and Orville in the resurrection.John 5:28,29.

  3. Your mom was a lovely lady and she was always so gracious to me. I will remember her laugh and her smile. Prayers for you and your family.

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