Lorrie Lynn Odegard 58, of Saint James, died on August 1, 2018.

Lorrie Lynn Odegard 58, of Saint James, died on August 1, 2018, at her home. Service will be held at the First Lutheran Church, St. James, on Wednesday, August 8, at 11 a.m. with visitation at the church one hour prior to services. The clergy will be Rev. Matthew Seegert and Rev. Andy Hermodson-Olsen. Interment will be at Mt. Hope Cemetery in St. James. Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in St. James. On line condolences may be left for the family at www.sturmfh.com. Lorrie

Lynn (Baumgardt) Odegard was born on Feb. 4, 1960. She was raised on a farm north of Buffalo Lake, where her personality and character were formed by animals and outdoor activities. She enjoyed the company of her younger brother and sister. Her parents provided good education and family get-togethers. As a young teenager she moved to Mankato. She later moved to St. James where she graduated from the St. James High School in 1978. Lorrie married Marlin Odegard in 1980 and became the mother of two boys: Jesse and Mickey Odegard.

Lorrie is survived by her sons: Jesse (Erin) Odegard of St. James, Mickey Odegard of Minneapolis; sister, Susan Warnemunde of Rapid City, S.D.; brother, Scott Baumgardt of St. James; mother, Marion Style of St. James and Father, Orvis (Dorothy) Baumgardt of Hutchinson, and several grandchildren.