Lorraine A. Hagen



Lorraine A. Hagen, 88, Cornell, passed away early Monday morning, July 31, 2017.

Lorraine was born Feb. 24, 1929, in Boyd, the third daughter of Axel and Gertrude Larson.

She graduated from Fall Creek High School, living most of her life in Chippewa and Eau Claire counties.

Lorraine and her husband, Chuck Hagen, were the owners and editors of the Cornell Courier from 1964-’73, where she met many friends and shared many adventures.

In addition to travel and dancing, she loved her dogs, flower beds, planting trees and sewing.

She is survived by two sisters – June Dewitz and Margaret (Dale) Hubbard, Eau Claire; children – Susan (Ken) Hartzell, Cornell, Dawn Resling, Golden, Colo., Chuck Hagen Jr. and Scott Hagen, Wausau, and Donna (Larry) Larsen, Isanti, Minn.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and very special friends – Jackie and Jim Smith.

She was preceded in death by her sister – Jeanette Finley, Eau Claire.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 2, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Cornell, with Pastor Andy Schottelkorb officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date.

Visitation was one hour before services at the church.

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Tribune Record Gleaner: 715-255-8531
Courier Sentinel: 715-861-4414

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