May 7, 1928 - April 5, 2016

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 7, 2016 at the Country Manor Chapel in Sartell for Lillian “Lil” E. Weirens, age 87, of Sartell and formerly of St. Cloud, who passed away on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at Country Manor in Sartell. Reverend Greg Lieser will officiate. Burial will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery in Little Falls.
Family and friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. on Thursday at the Country Manor Chapel in Sartell.

Lillian was born on May 7, 1928 to John and Mary (Meyer) Brisse and was raised in Richmond. She married Norbert M. Weirens on September 10, 1952 at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Richmond. Lil worked for Fingerhut for over 20 years, as a mail clerk. She was a member of St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Catholic United Financial, and the St. Cloud V.F.W. Post #428 Auxiliary.

Lil dearly loved her family and friends. She loved listening to old-time music and dancing, playing Euchre, making crafts, going to garage sales, and camping. She was a great cook and wonderful mom and grandma. She was greatly loved and will be dearly missed.

Lillian is survived by her children, Mike of Sartell, Mark (Susie) of St. Cloud, Nancy (Sam) of Anoka; grandchildren, Chad, Adam, Erin, Bobbi Jo, Blake, and Whitney; five great-grandchildren; sister, Viola Duncan of Cottage Grove and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband; infant son, Ricky; brothers, Lou and Mel and sister, Celine.

A special thank you to all the staff at Country Manor for the special care given to Lil.