Lynn Rogich

Lynn L.  Erlandson  Rogich, age 41, of Mabel, died unexpectedly, March 5, 2012 at the Gundersen Medical Center in La Crosse, Wis.

Lynn was born March 25, 1970 in Spring Grove, Minn. to Steven and Jackie (Amdahl) Erlandson. She graduated from the Mabel-Canton High School in 1988 and then from North Iowa Community College in Calmar, Iowa with a degree in cosmetology. On Dec. 18, 2004 she married Larry Rogich at the Highland Lutheran Church in rural Decorah, Iowa. Lynn had worked as a distributor of salon products and as a salon consultant, sales manager for Tri-State Signing, at Nancy’s Solutions in Caledonia, and a daycare provider for five years so she could stay at home with their son. She was currently an assistant with the pre-school program at Mabel-Canton Elementary School, and at A.B.L.E. in Spring Grove. Lynn also volunteered as an assistant Cub Scout leader, and as a P.A.L.S leader at the school.

Lynn was a member of the Scheie Lutheran Church and enjoyed camping, fishing, hunting morel mushrooms, cooking, crafting, decorating for Christmas, and especially spending time with  family.

Lynn is survived by her husband Larry of Mabel; a son Levi; a step-daughter Colleen; mother Jackie Erlandson (Tom Madson), Mabel; sister Lisa Erlandson, Mabel; a brother Shane (Dawn) Erlandson,  New Hampton, Iowa; grandmother Ruby Erlandson, Mabel; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father; a sister Laura; grandparents Nick Erlandson and Lyle and Adeline Amdahl.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10 at the Scheie Lutheran Church in rural Mabel with the Rev. Mary Waudby officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be from 4 to 8 Friday at the Mengis Funeral Home in Mabel and one hour prior to services at the church.