Alice Catherine Purrier
Feb. 17, 1922 – June 11, 2019
Alice C. Purrier, 97, passed away in Glendale, AZ on June 11, 2019. Alice was born Feb. 17, 1922 in Bingham Lake, MN. to Adam and Lena (Wheeler) Cogley. She grew up and attended school there.
Alice worked as a cook and teacher’s aide for Minneapolis Public Schools until her retirement. She married George R. Lallak on May 24, 1947 in St. Paul, MN. He preceded her in death in 1971. Alice enjoyed reading, playing cards with her friends and going to the casinos.
Survivors include her daughter, Georgia Schmitt of Phoenix, AZ; grandsons, David Schmitt and his wife, Angela of Chandler, AZ; Stefan Schmitt and his wife, Karyn of Gilbert, AZ; great-grandchildren, Michael, Ryan and Kaitlin Schmitt; brother, Kenneth Cogley and his wife, Dolores, of Windom, MN. Alice was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Duane Schmitt and nine siblings.
Private inurnment will take place at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, MN. Condolences may be expressed online at www.hansenmortuary.com.Print Obituary & Condolences