Arliss M. Ortloff, age 90, wife of Orlin, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at her home.
Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at 11:00 A.M. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Hutchinson, with interment in Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
Arliss Mae Ortloff was born on October 22, 1931, at her grandparent’s home in Ellsworth Township, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Albert and Mabel (Mattsfield) Jorgensen. Arliss was baptized as an infant at her grandparent’s home, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth on March 25, 1945, at Main Street Lutheran Church in Hutchinson. She received her education in Hutchinson, and was a graduate of the Hutchinson High School Class of 1949.
On November 14, 1951, Arliss was united in marriage to Orlin Ortloff at Main Street Lutheran Church in Hutchinson. This marriage was blessed with three children, Dale, Deborah, and Sandra, 7 Grandchildren and 10 Great Grandchildren. Arliss and Orlin resided in Waseca, Minnesota, and later moved near and to Hutchinson. They shared 70 years of marriage.
Arliss was employed as a secretary in various locations in Waseca, and retired in 1989 from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Waseca. Arliss and Orlin moved to Lake Washington in Darwin, Minnesota, in 1990, enjoyed retirement, traveling and moved to Hutchinson, Minnesota, in 2011.
Arliss enjoyed reading, gardening, baking, bowling, boating, fishing, and traveling. She especially enjoyed spending time with her family, grandchildren, great grandchildren and friends.
Arliss passed away on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, at her home, at the age of 90 years.
Blessed be her memory.
Arliss is survived by her:
Husband, Orlin Ortloff of Hutchinson, MN;
Son, Dale Ortloff and his wife, Linda of Hutchinson, MN:
Daughters, Deborah Bloemke and her husband, Dan of Lakeville, MN,
Sandra Dezell of Champlin MN;
Grandchildren, Jason Ortloff, Ryan Ortloff, Shannon Kour, Joseph Bloemke, Dustin Ortloff, Ben Dezell, Kaelyn Dezell;
Sister, Arlene Andersen of Shakopee, MN;
Many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Arliss is preceded in death by her Parents, Albert and Mabel Jorgensen; Parents in Law, Andrew and Lillie Ortloff, Brother, Albert Jorgensen.
Lynn Ortloff says
Our thoughts and prayers are with Orlin and the family. Arliss was such a sweet lady and will be missed by all. She was always smiling every time we had a visit and had a story to share.
Heaven has received another angel. God bless and take care.
Lee and Lynn Ortloff