Lori Ann Detrick was born April 22, 1961, in Algona, Iowa, the daughter of Marten and Sandra (Marlow) Smith. She grew up and attended school in Algona and graduated from Algona High School in 1979.
On September 18, 1982, Lori was united in marriage to Jon Detrick at St. Cecelia's Catholic Church in Algona. After their marriage they lived near Lone Rock until 2018, when they moved to Algona. Lori started working at Hy-Vee when she was in high school and has continued to work there the last 42 years.
Lori enjoyed spending time with her family and going to the boys different activities as they grew up. She also enjoyed playing their many euchre and cribbage games, as well as reading, baking and taking care of her pets. Lori also looked forward to her girlfriends' trip, traveling across the U.S. with old classmates.
Lori died Friday, June 4, 2021, at the Kossuth Regional Health Center in Algona, Iowa. She was 60.
She is survived by her husband, Jon Detrick of Algona; two sons, Anthony (Melissa) Detrick of Burt; Jacob (Kathryn) Detrick of Cedar Rapids; granddaughter, Madelyn; mother, Sandra Smith of Algona; brothers, Larry (Linda) Smith of Algona; Daniel (Jeanine) Smith of Surprise, AZ. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews and brothers and sisters-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her father, Marten Smith; father and mother-in-law, Bob and Kathleen Detrick; brother-in-law, Steve Detrick and her maternal and paternal grandparents.