The celebration of life service for Corrine Boulton, 87, of Porter, will take place at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 7, 2020, at Rehkamp Horvath Funeral Home in Minneota. Visitation will continue on Friday until 7:00 p.m. Interment will follow at St. Edward Catholic Cemetery in Minneota. (Family viewing available on Friday at 3:00 p.m.)
Corrine Elaine (Lindstrom) Boulton was born on April 10, 1933, in Swede Prairie Township to Carl and Elnora (Swanson) Lindstrom. She attended Swede Prairie District 90 School through 8th grade, then attended and graduated from Minneota High School.
On October 18, 1952, she was united in marriage to John P. Boulton at St. Edward Catholic Church in Minneota. The couple made their home on the family farm near Porter, where Corrine was a full time homemaker and they raised their five children.
Corrine enjoyed playing piano with all of her children singing to her music, sewing, crossword puzzles and was an avid Wheel of Fortune fan. (No one could disrupt her between 6:30 and 7:00!) She was known for her kk bars, rhubarb torte and her green tomato pie. She loved spending time with her children, 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She enjoyed their activities and family was very important to her.
Corrine passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, at the Sanford Health Sylvan Court in Canby. She is survived by her husband, John, of 68 years and children Cyndy (and Vinny) DeSutter of Litchfield, Mary Jo (and Ken) Gillund of Minneota, Dave (Connie Merrit) Boulton, Tom (Janelle) Boulton and Kari Boulton (and Ron Hoffman) all of Porter; brother Ron (and Andrea) Lindstrom of Roseville, CA, brother-in-law Harold Regnier, sister-in-law Betty Boulton and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, parents-in-law Joseph and Elizabeth Boulton; brothers and sisters-in-law Robert and Helen Boulton, Al and Mary (Boulton) Hess, Irving and Ruth (Boulton) Jerzak, Jack and Esther (Boulton) McLaughlin, Leonard Boulton and Joan (Boulton) Regnier.