Elaine “Joe” Frances Lowry 92, of Hackensack, MN Passed away Wednesday, October 5, 2021.
Elaine was born May 31, 1929 in Mankato, MN. She was the eighth child of Charles Emil and Elnora (Borchardt) Wolle. Elaine left Immanuel Lutheran School in Mankato to help in the WWII war effort by making radio parts.
Elaine Married Dale Thomas Lowry on September 15, 1947. Elaine worked at the Kato Ballroom. She and Tom bought the Round Up Café in Minneota in 1962 and the Wheaton Motel in 1966.
In 1976 Tom and Joe retired and lived on Ten Mile Lake. They enjoyed many hours of fishing and snowmobiling. Friends and neighbors enjoyed many brunches and deer hunting dinners hosted by Joe.
Joe is preceded in death by her husband, Dale, and grandson Kristopher Cool.
Elaine is survived by daughter, Carol Ann and husband Mike Cool, their children, Kaylin and Kate, and great grandchildren, Megan Cool and Jacob Torres; her son, David and wife Michaline Lowry, their children, Devlin and wife Abby (Woods), and daughter Danica, and great grandchild Eli Thomas Lowry.
Services for Joe will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at Northern Peace Funeral Home, Walker, MN. Pastor Ron Carnicom will officiate. Inurnment will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery, at a later date.
Joe’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN. Online condolences for the family may be left at www.northernpeace.com
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