December 13, 2022 at 7:40 p.m.
Mass of Christian Burial was Dec. 12 at St. Martin Catholic Church in St. Martin for Joan M. Rothstein, 75, of St. Martin, who died Dec. 8, 2022, at her home. Inurnment was in the parish cemetery.
Joan was born Nov. 29, 1947, in Richmond, Minnesota, to Lawrence and Lorraine (Terres) Korte. She graduated from St. Cloud State University in 1969. She married Roger Rothstein June 20, 1970, in St. Martin Catholic Church.
Joan was an elementary school teacher and later was a bookkeeper for Lifestyle Lumber in St. Martin. She was the coordinator and a teacher for the St. Martin CCD program for many years. She loved to read everyday and was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Joan is survived by her husband, Roger; children Scott (Rosario), Gina (Jim) Winter and Kathryn; siblings Gladys (Ron) Nienaber, Ruth Laine, Dennis (Irma) Korte, Ken (Pat) Korte, Mary (Conrad) Lauer and Donna (Paul) Wellenstein; eight grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one on the way.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorials are preferred to St. Martin CCD program.
Arrangements are with the Wenner Funeral Home of Richmond.