Lucille Kornovich, age 88 of Oak Park, died Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 at the Foley Nursing Center.
Lucille Kornovich was born June 18, 1925 in St. Michael to Gerhard and Theresa (Meullner) Zachman. She married Jerome Kornovich on June 18, 1947. The couple lived in several states while Jerome was working construction before settling on a farm near Oak Park in 1953. Lucille farmed with her husband until he preceded her in death. She moved to Foley in 2005. Lucille enjoyed gardening, farming and quilting. She spent many hours babysitting her many grandchildren. She was a member of St. Louis Catholic Church and the St. Louis Christian Mothers.
She is survived by her daughter and son Dorothy (Larry) Massmann, Paynesville; Joe (Jackie), Oak Park, sister, Rosie Zachman, Foley; brother, Wilfred Zachman, 13 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Jerome, son, James and brother and sisters, Mathias, Florence Demars and Ann Odenthal.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at St. Louis Catholic Church, Foreston. The Rev. James Remmerswaal will officiate. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Foley Funeral Home in Foley and one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday.
St. Louis Christian Mothers will pray the Rosary 7:30 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.