Lucy Molitor, 65Lucy Mary Lilienthal Molitor, 65, Parkers Prairie, died March 5, 2013 at St. Cloud Hospital, with family by her side.
Lucy Mary Lilienthal Molitor, 65, Parkers Prairie, died March 5, 2013 at St. Cloud Hospital, with family by her side.
Lucy was born October 5, 1947, one of 12 children, to Frank and Lillian (Voracek) Simek in Lonsdale. She graduated from New Prague High School. Following her education, she worked as a secretary for an attorney. She raised her two sons in Glencoe. Lucy worked for 3M in Hutchinson for 39 years, retiring as team leader November 1, 2007.
She was united in marriage to Rich Molitor on May 26, 2007 in Glencoe. Following their marriage, they both retired and started their new life together and built a new home in rural Parkers Prairie. She worked part-time at the deli in Gas Mart at Carlos Corners.
Lucy was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church and its Christian Mothers. She enjoyed volunteering at church and in her community. She enjoyed her flowers and yard work, riding her four-wheeler, dancing, cooking and spending time with her family and friends. Lucy’s greatest joy was quilting and sewing projects, especially together with her friends. She taught her friends Polish Poker.
Lucy is survived by her husband, Rich; two sons, Rick (Theresa) Dostal and Ed (Carrie) Dostal, both of Glencoe; four sisters, Rose (Tom) Novotny of Rosemount, Sr. Barbara Simek, OSB of Prior Lake, Marcie (Tim) Schleeve of Burnsville and Margie (Dave) Nordwall of Millersburg; seven brothers, John Simek of Faribault, Tom (Val) Simek of New Prague, George (Diane) Simek of Jordan, Frank (Agnes) Simek of Florida; Gilbert Simek, Joe Simek and Ed (Geneva) Simek, all of Lonsdale; five grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and four nephews, Wayne, Darwin, Rich and John.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday, March 13 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Belle River with Fr. Dave Petron officiating. Music was provided by the Belles of St. Nicholas. Entombment took place at St. Boniface Parish Cemetery in Cold Spring.
Pallbearers were her grandchildren, Dazz Dostal, Alex Dostal, Olivia Dostal, Eric Dostal, Kayla Dostal and nephew, Justin Vannurden.
Arrangements are with Lind Family Funeral and Cremation Service; www.lindfamilyfh.com.
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