Lillian R Reynolds

Lillian R Reynolds

COTTAGE GROVE – Lillian R. Reynolds, age 83, of Cottage Grove, passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2021, at St. Mary’s Hospital.

She was born on May 15, 1937, in Waunakee, Wis., the daughter of Edward and Gertrude (Meurer) Dorn.

Lillian worked at the Cottage Grove Post Office, retiring as Postmaster. She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church. Lillian enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family. She was a big fan of the Packers (Brett Favre) and the Badgers and enjoyed picking pull tabs with her friend, Katie.

Lillian is survived by her children, Jeannine (Michael) Northouse, Karen (Randy) Kessenich, Terrence Reynolds and Kristine Midthun; grandchildren, Staci, Joe, Kellie, Anne, Jenna, Emily and Olivia; and great-grandchildren, Avery, Theo, Rhett, Layla, Colton, Holly and Molly.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and ten siblings.

A private family service will be held.

Memorials may be gifted in Lillian’s name to Lung Cancer Research Foundation.

Lillian was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed dearly.

Online condolences may be made at

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Funeral & Cremation Care
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