Lois Medhurst, 82, of Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at home surrounded by her family.
She was born in Fort Frances on March 16, 1933, the daughter of Anna and Adolph Carlson. She was baptized on March 25, 1934 and confirmed Sept. 28, 1947 in the Zion Lutheran Church, where she was an active lifetime member.
She attended Robert Moore Public School and graduated from Fort Frances High School.
After school and during summer vacations, Lois worked at McLeans Wholesale. In 1951, she was employed by the Ontario Minnesota Pulp and Paper Company.