FAIRMONT — A Celebration of Life service for Norma “Tootie” Jean Caquelin, 79, of Fairmont, Minn., formerly of Welcome, Minn., will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome, Minn., with Pastor Wayne Fritzinger officiating. Burial will be held at a later date in the Welcome City Cemetery.
Norma was called to her eternal rest Friday morning, Oct. 4, 2019, at Hillcrest Health Care Center in Mankato, Minn. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2019, at Kramer Family Funeral Home in Welcome, and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church. Messages of sympathy may be sent to the family online at www.kramerfuneralhome.com
She is survived by her husband, Gary Lee Caquelin of Fairmont, Minn.; children, Cheryl Viland of Fairmont, Kim Jorgensen of Blue Earth, Dale (Donna) Caquelin of Kingston, Tenn., Mindy (Kim) Sassman of Sherburn, Dave (Tonya) Caquelin of Humbolt, Iowa, Gary (Missy) Caquelin Jr. of Humbolt, Iowa; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters, Ruth Ann Wannarka and Elaine (Lowell) Flohrs, both of Fairmont; brother-in-law, Mike Caquelin of Rifle, Colo.; nieces, nephews and other relatives. Norma was preceded in death by her parents, Melvin and Fronia Schultz; father and mother-in-law, Maynard and Ellen Caquelin; Harry and Helen Jorgensen, in-laws; son, Scott K. Jorgensen; brothers, Richard “Dick” Schultz, Willard Schultz, Kenneth Schultz and Donavon Schultz; brothers-in-law, Dick Caquelin and Rusty Caquelin; sisters-in-law, Darlene Schultz, Anita Schultz, Wanda Schultz; and other relatives.