Friday, September 06, 2013 6:04 AM
Lucille Vikre, 93, died Aug. 27, 2013, at Waukegan, Ill. Memorial services were held at the Marsh Funeral Home in Gurnee, Ill., and burial was in the Lutheran Cemetery in Decorah.
Lucille was born to Louis and Josephine (Nali) Vikre Aug. 29, 1919, in Decorah. She graduated from Decorah High School and worked for her father at the Blue Light Grocery. She moved to Waukegan, Ill. And became an accountant, working for several firms before retiring at 62.
She is survived by two sisters-in-law, Jeanne Vikre of Decorah and Judy Vikre of Gurnee, Ill., plus many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers: Maurice, Rueben, Walter, Gerhard, Norman, Virgil, Terry, Alvin and Bernard; and sisters, Malene Schneberger and Kathinka Tatro.