Edna Lorraine Haug, 85, of Sacred Heart, died Thursday, July 18, 2019 at Methodist Hospital, St Louis Park. Her funeral will be at 11:00 am, Thursday, July 25th at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Sacred Heart.
Lorraine was born on September 6, 1933 on the Langmaid farm in Minn-esota Falls Township, Yellow Medicine County, as the eldest child of Martin “Babe” and Elizabeth O’Toole. She attended school in Windom and Granite Falls and graduated from Granite Falls High School. While in high school, she traveled many miles around western Minnesota delivering newspapers. Following high school, she worked for several years in the administrative offices at Granite Falls High School. She married Harold A. Haug on December 15th, 1956 and they farmed together southeast of Sacred Heart on the Haug farm, Sacred Heart township, Renville County, for 37 years. They were blessed with three children: Susan, John and Robert. Lorraine was a member and former councilwomen of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church and served as a school board member and 4-H Club leader. She and Harold enjoyed traveling and spending winters in Mesa, AZ, following their retirement from farming. She is survived by her husband Harold, daughter Susan (Jim) Veeder of Bloomington, sons John (Kim) Haug of Minnetrista and Robert (Kari) Haug of Las Vegas, NV. Grandsons Benny Haug of Eden Prairie, Josh (Jo) Haug of West St Paul, Andy (Loren) Haug of Albuquerque, NM and Sam (Mikayla) Haug of Waco, TX.
She was preceded in death by her parents Elizabeth and Martin O’Toole and her brother Ronald O’Toole.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Sunshine Acres Children’s Home, Mesa AZ.