In loving memory of

Lee Ann Maslowski
August 7, 1941 - May 24, 2021

Lee Ann Maslowski, 79 year old resident of Little Falls formerly of Sobieski died Monday, May 24 at St. Otto's Care Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, June 1 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Sobieski with Father Jimmy Joseph officiating. The burial will be held in the parish cemetery. A visitation will be held on Monday, May 31 from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls and from 10:00 A.M. until the hour of the service on Tuesday at the church in Sobieski. The Bowlus American Auxiliary will pray the rosary at 5:00 PM at Emblom Brenny Funeral Service on Monday, May 31 in Little Falls.

Lee Ann Countryman was born on August 7, 1941 in Royalton to the late Charles Countryman and Erma Jean (Borman) (Countryman) Forcier. Lee Ann grew up in Little Falls where she attended elementary and middle school education. She graduated from Little Falls Community High School in 1960. Lee Ann was united in marriage to Richard Joseph Maslowski on August 22, 1960 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Little Falls. Lee Ann and her late husband Richard "Duke" owned and operated a 4th Generation Century Farm until his death. In addition to raising seven children, she also worked a short time at Larson Boat Works and Sobieski Creamery. Lee Ann was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Sobieski and was a member of the Sobieski Polish Days Committee, Sobieski Sportsman's Club and the Bowlus American Legion Auxiliary. She was also honored with an American Red Cross Award for saving a young boy in the Mississippi River during the flood. Additionally, she wrote a country song which was produced and broadcasted on the radio. Lee Ann enjoyed playing cards, darts, coin collecting, horseback riding, garage saling, agate picking, attending concerts and taking trips with her family. She enjoyed gardening with her late husband and sold their produce at the local farmers market in Little Falls.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Linda (Toby) Opstedal of Sauk Rapids, Lucinda (Tim) LeBlanc of Little Falls, Alan (Michelle) Maslowski of Little Falls, Kevin (Dominique) Maslowski of Little Falls, Ryan (Darcy Peters) Maslowski of Little Falls, Lisa (Jessica Allen) Maslowski of Little Falls; grandchildren, Kathryn, Christina, Jolene, Daniel, Sheila, Aaron, Luke, Brian, Justin, Candace, Hannah, Nathan, Rachel, Brandon, Tyler, Kayla, Dylan, Mason, Emma, Cally, Tyler, Brady, Blake, Krissy, Gideon, Gabriel, Lydia, Nyle, Brittany, Nicholas, Taylor, Hannah, Emma, Ahlisa, Serece, Lyrica; 29 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; son-in-law, Jerry Lodermeier of Little Falls; siblings, Diana Smieja, Jane Warzecha, Gerald Forcier and Robert Forcier.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Richard "Duke" (2006); daughter, Laura Lodermeier (2018), granddaughter, Amber LeBlanc (2003); grandson, Michael Lodermeier (2012); daughter-in-law, Lori Maslowski (2009) and sister, Darlene Smieja (2017).

The arrangements for Lee Ann are with Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls, MN. 320-632-4393.


Vern and Bernice Marshall wrote on May 31, 2021:

"So sorry for your loss, Ryan. Thoughts and prayers to you and the family."

Delores Young wrote on May 29, 2021:

"Ryan ,Condolences and prayers for you and your family. Randy and Delores Young"

Richard and Cathy Schwientek wrote on May 26, 2021:

"Our Sympathies from Richard and Cathy Schwientek "

Kathy Marshik wrote on May 25, 2021:

"So sorry for your loss. Such a cute and sweet lady. My prayers and sympathy go out to her wonderful family. "

Debbie Jelinski-Harakel wrote on May 25, 2021:

"Maslowski Families, So sorry for your loss, hold your memories close to your heart. God Bless All of you."

Tom Ledbetter wrote on May 25, 2021:

"My thoughts and prayers to all of Lee Ann's siblings and her and very large family!!!"

Jerome & Kim Lashinski wrote on May 25, 2021:

"Sympathies to the families "

Sara Holsapple wrote on May 25, 2021:

"Want send prayers to the the family ."

Michelle Bellefeuille Carll wrote on May 24, 2021:

"You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you! "

Rita &Doug wrote on May 24, 2021:

"Maslowski kids. We live in the home your parents did when they only had Laura. Sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was such a nice lady. We will keep you in our prayers."