January 11, 1939 - January 25, 2017


Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 27, 2017 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud for Louise Stack, age 78, who passed away Wednesday at Sterling Park Healthcare Center in Waite Park. Burial will be in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Sauk Rapids. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services Friday at the funeral home in St. Cloud.

Louise was born January 11, 1939 in Duluth to Earl & Amy (Smith) Lowe. She married Ronald “Butch” Stack on March 2, 1968 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sauk Rapids. Louise worked at Fingerhut for 10 years and X-Cel Optical for over 15 years until her retirement. Louise was active in the YMCA, especially her daily swims. She enjoyed traveling across the United States and Canada with her lady friends. Louise was a meticulous housekeeper and enjoyed organizing family photos. She also, enjoyed relaxing with a good book on her Kindle, sewing in her younger years, watching birds, and appreciating local gardens. Louise was kind, caring, and compassionate; she will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

Survivors include her siblings, Sharon (Mike) Ross of Cottage Grove, Earl (Audrey) Lowe of Seabrook, TX and Judith (Irv) Taran of East Lansing, MI; nieces & nephews, Earl Lowe, Heather Lowe, Susan Ross, Gregg Ross, Amy Astley, Mathew Taran, and Peter Taran. She is proceded in death by her parents; husband, Ronald “Butch” in 2003; brother, Gerald Lowe, and nephew, Michael Ross.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the St. Cloud YMCA Scholarship Fund.