Lois Irene Antonich, 92, passed away July 11, 2021. She was born to Walter and Esther Holbeck on December 30, 1928. She graduated from Two Harbors High School in 1946 and married Rudy Antonich in 1947. She is survived by her seven children, Larry (Mary), Steve (Bev), Kathy, Terry, Pam (Laird), Jill, Tom (Jenny); six grandchildren, Karen (Brandon), Brian, Megan, Melissa, Jenny (Arne), Sarah and eight great grandchildren, Lillian, Allyson, Sadie, Penny, Courtney, Oshie, Arianna, Laird. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister Virginia Isackson, and grandson Paul.
Lois will be remembered as a gifted musician, playing at private parties, country clubs, and stores Nordstrom and Von Maur. She was a top salesperson at Schmitt Music for 24 years. She recorded three piano CDs, "Love Remains," in memory of her grandson, "Moments to Remember," and "Christmas Memories."
Visitation will be Thursday, July 22 at 12:30pm, followed by Mass at 2pm; both at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, 4901 E. Superior Street, Duluth, Minnesota. A private burial will follow. Memorials may be directed to the Duluth St. Mary’s Grief Support Center.
We are extremely grateful for the outstanding care given our mom by the staff at Edgewood Vista in Hermantown.