Dolores Verene (Godtland) Klausen, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, was born in Moland, Minn., on September 1, 1924, and peacefully passed away on May 13, 2017, at the age of 92.
A woman of Christian faith, she graduated from Luther College where she met and married Bill Klausen ‘51, her husband of 65 years. Verene spent many years as a homemaker and teacher and loved to spend time with her family and friends, sew, camp, and travel.
Her survivors include children: Susan (Klausen) Stone ‘74 (Sam Stone), Dr. Paul Klausen ‘78, Julie (Klausen) Moe ‘82 (Dave Moe ’81), Anne Howard, and eight grandchildren who loved her dearly.
Memorial service and interment at Fort Snelling National Cemetery was June 23, 2017.