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Jane A. (Lassonde) Walker

Jane A. (Lassonde) Walker

Jane (Lassonde) Walker, 81, Passed away from natural causes on November 2, 2018 at Shands Hospital in Florida.

Jane was born on January 25, 1937 to Armand and Clara (Olson) Lassonde in Duluth, MN. She grew up in Waldo and graduated in 1955 from Two Harbors High school.

She was crowned Home Coming Queen at Two Harbors High School. After high school Jane met John Walker (TH Class of 52), the two married in April 1959. Together they started a family, daughter JoAnn born in June 1960. John and Jane were divorced in 1985. They remained friends until John's passing in 2002.

Jane enjoyed an exciting and challenging career, as an Administrative Assistant and Legal Secretary. She worked for Reserve Mining Co., Costley and Boyd, and the Lake County Court House. Jane remained a resident of Two Harbors until the mid-2000's, upon retirement she moved to Florida to be closer to JoAnn.

She enjoyed spending time at the family cabin on Lake Pequaywan near Duluth. In later years, Jane and JoAnn enjoyed cooking, playing cards, crafting together in Florida. Jane also traveled the world. She visited many locations - Europe, China, and Tahiti, to name a few. She will be missed by many.

Preceded in death by her parents, Armand and Clara Lassonde, brothers Richard Naslund, Lyle Lassonde, and daughter JoAnn (Walker) Neuman.

Survived by Niece Pamela (Naslund) Folan, and Nephews, Bruce Naslund, Brian Naslund, Larry Lassonde, and James Lassonde. Many Cousins, Great Nieces, and Nephews.

No Memorial Service is currently planned at this time.

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