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Irene L. Loisel

Irene L. Loisel

Irene L. Loisel, age 88, of Cloquet, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at New Perspective Senior Living. She was born August 17, 1930 in Wrenshall, MN to John and Hilda (Nelson) Johnson and graduated valvictorian from Wrenshall High School. Irene was united in marriage to Leo Loisel on March 1, 1952. She worked as a bookkeeper for Prindle Jones Insurance, Cloquet Co-op, and the Johnson Co. Irene loved needlepoint sewing, embroidery, gardening veggies and flowers, and traveling all over the west. She was also a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband Leo; and all her siblings. She is survived by her children, Stanley (Victoria) Loisel, Susan (Robert) Jackson, Todd (Dawn) Loisel, Kevin (Jan) Loisel, and Craig (Kari) Loisel; 14 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. with a 3:00 p.m. memorial service at Nelson Funeral Care. A luncheon will follow in the fellowship room. See the family online guest book at