Doris's Story

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Loving mom, grandma and great-grandma, 93, passed peacefully late Thursday night, August 17, 2017.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, August 26th at 11:00am at Trinity Lutheran Church, Janesville, MN.
Visitation one hour before the service. Memorials preferred to Trinity Ladies' Aid.

Doris was born January 21, 1924 to Frank and Ella (Hill) Lobitz. Baptized and confirmed at Trinity
Lutheran Church, Waconia, MN. After graduating from Waconia High School in 1942, she was
employed by the Operating Engineers Union, The Chicago Northwestern Railroad and the State of Minnesota Dept. of Taxation, St. Paul.

Bowling, traveling, especially camping the United States and a European trip were high lights for her.
As was working side by side with her husband in the joys and challenges of farm life .
Above all, listening to and being with her family were most joyful.

Doris is survived by her husband of nearly 60 years, Robert Trahms.
Children: Kevin (Gloria) Trahms, Karen (David) Wheelock and Kurt Trahms.
Beloved grandchildren: Megan, Jillian, Rebekah, Daniel, Preston, Wyatt, Andrew and Emily.
and by four great-grandchilden.
Preceded in death by her parents and one grandchild.
Published on August 22, 2017
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