Lois L. Stebbins, 70 of Paynesville died on Sunday, November 10th at the St. Cloud Hospital. Her memorial service will be 2:00 pm on Thursday, November 21st at Paynesville Lutheran Church in Paynesville. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are with Johnson Funeral Home in Paynesville. www.hafh.org
Lois Louise Stebbins was born on January 18, 1949, in Gettysburg, South Dakota, the daughter of Lavern and Alice (Nelson) Stebbins. She moved with her family to the New London area. She attended country school and graduated from Paynesville High School in The Class of 1967. She received accounting training in St. Cloud and later began working for the Paynesville Municipal Liquor Store in Paynesville where she bartended. Lois later began working with the American Milk Producers Inc. in Paynesville as a bookkeeper. She retired in 2010.
Lois was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran Church and was currently a member of Paynesville Lutheran Church. She enjoyed antiquing, going to garage sales, and watching her favorite soap operas on television. She loved her dogs, always having a pet Scottish Terrier. Along with her cookies that she shared at Christmas time, her family will miss her many funny stories about bartending, and the laugh that went with them.
Lois passed away at the St. Cloud Hospital on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at the age of 70 years. She is survived by her sister JoAnn Ellefson of Virqua, WI, brother Ron (and Nancy) Stebbins of Spicer; 9 nieces and nephews and 19 great-nieces and nephews and 5 great-great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Deloris Thompson.
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