Dorine Rose Neumann

July 22, 1928 - January 12, 2022

Dorine Rose Neumann, 93, of Ridgeway, MN, passed away peacefully on Wed., Jan. 12, 2022, at Springbrook Village in La Crescent, MN. Dorine was born July 22, 1928, in La Crosse to the late Arthur and Goldie (Bateman) Bartz.

Dorine R NeumannShe was united in marriage with Harvey Allen on Nov. 25, 1948, at St John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Nodine, MN. They were blessed with three children, Cheryl, Denny and Deb. Dorine farmed with her husband Harvey until his death. She married Harold Neumann on July 29, 1975. They resided in Ridgeway for many years, until Harold’s death on April 30, 2012.

During her lifetime, Dorine worked as a bookkeeper for the following businesses: The Standard Oil Company of La Crosse, the Nodine Creamery, the Badger Foundry Co. in Winona, MN, and Computerland of La Crosse. Dorine was a wonderful homemaker who loved to cook and bake. She also spent many years lovingly caring for her mother Goldie and brother-in-law, Alfred. She enjoyed making handmade afghans, knitting, crocheting, gardening and collecting beautiful vintage dishware. Dorine’s greatest joy, however, was spending time with her family and friends. Throughout her life, Dorine’s faith in the Lord our Savior was strong. She was a lifelong member of St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Nodine.

Dorine is survived by her children, Denny (Debi) Allen, Pickwick, MN, Deb (Larry) Abnet, Nodine; her grandsons, BJ (Jessica) Allen, Cody Abnet, and granddaughter Lacy; three great-granddaughters, Hayven, Gracey and Aspen; a nephew, and a niece.

In addition to her two husbands, Dorine was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter Cheryl (Simpson); her son-in-law Dale Simpson; her sister Ilene Martineau; her grandson Bryant Allen, and her beloved aunt, Pearl Volbrecht.

Funeral services will be 11 AM on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Nodine. Pastor James Mumm will officiate. Burial will follow in Hiler Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the Service at the church on Tuesday from 10 AM until the time of service.

The family asked that memorials be directed to St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church or to Hiler Cemetery, in lieu of flowers.

The family would also like to extend their gratitude to the kind staff at Springbrook Village, La Crescent, for the loving care provided to Dorine. The Schumacher-Kish Funeral & Cremation Services, La Crescent Chapel is assisting the family.