Darlene (Trousil) Smedstad, 78, of Ramsey, Minnesota, passed away December 16, 2020, surrounded by her family. Darlene was born on March 22, 1942, in Alexandria, Minnesota, to Edward and Frances (Jinda) Trousil. Darlene graduated from Jefferson High School in Alexandria in 1960. Darlene did daycare in her home for 21 years and then worked at Mercy Hospital in Coon Rapids for 19 years in environmental services. Darlene is survived by her husband Lester (Jim) of 60 years; children Scott (Tammy) Smedstad, Julie Smedstad (Jeana Hearshman), and Heather (Matt Grose) Smedstad; grandchildren, Sara (John) Robbins, Eric (Shelly) Smedstad, Dante (Briana Erbstoesser) Phillips, and Stella Grose; great grandchildren, Amy, Wyatt, Lilly, Colin and Nicole; brother Donald (Bernice) Trousil; other relatives and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Frances Trousil and granddaughter Amy Lynn Smedstad. Memorial Service to be held at a later date at Cremation Society of Minnesota, 7835 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park. (Masks required). A graveside service will be held at Bohemian Independent Cemetery in the Spring. Memorials preferred to American Cancer Society.