Lucy M. Lilienthal Molitor, age 65, of Parkers Prairie, died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at St. Cloud Hospital, with family by her side.
Mass of Christian Burial will take place 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Belle River with Fr. Dave Petron officiating. Music will be provided by the Belles of St. Nicholas. Entombment will take place at St. Boniface Parish Cemetery in Cold Spring.
Visitation will be 4-9 p.m., Tuesday with 6 p.m. Christian Mother Rosary followed by parish prayers at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Belle River. The visitation will continue one hour prior to the service at the church.
Lucy Mary Lilienthal Molitor was born October 5, 1947, one of 12 children, to Frank and Lillian (Voracek) Simek in Lonsdale, Minnesota. She graduated from New Prague High School. Following her education she worked as a secretary for an attorney. She raised her two sons in Glencoe. Lucy worked for 3M in Hutchinson for 39 years, retiring as team leader November 1, 2007. She was united in marriage to Rich Molitor May 26, 2007, in Glencoe. Following their marriage, they both retired and started their new life together and built a new home in rural Parkers Prairie. She worked part-time at the deli in Gas Mart at Carlos Corners. Lucy was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church and its Christian Mothers. She enjoyed volunteering at church and in her community. She enjoyed her flowers and yard work, riding her 4-wheeler, dancing, cooking and spending time with her family and friends. Lucy's greatest joy was quilting and sewing projects, especially together with her friends. She taught her friends Polish Poker.
Lucy is survived by her husband, Rich; two sons, Rick (Theresa) Dostal and Ed (Carrie) Dostal both of Glencoe; four sisters, Rose (Tom) Novotny of Rosemount, Sr. Barbara Simek, OSB of Prior Lake, Marcie (Tim) Schleeve of Burnsville and Margie (Dave) Nordwall of Millersburg; seven brothers, John Simek of Faribault, Tom (Val) Simek of New Prague, George (Diane) Simek of Jordan, Frank (Agnes) Simek of Florida; Gilbert Simek, Joe Simek and Ed (Geneva) Simek all of Lonsdale; five grandchildren; along with many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents and four nephews, Wayne, Darwin, Rich and John.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren, Dazz Dostal, Alex Dostal, Olivia Dostal, Eric Dostal, Kayla Dostal and nephew, Justin Vannurden.