Darlene was a very independent woman who was most often seen with her son, Rodney. She was an avid fan of the Minnesota Twins and Never underestimate a woman who watches Vikings and was born in March shirt . She assisted her husband, Darrel, in organizing the first Lunder’s Kiddyland Little League Baseball team. She especially enjoyed playing Bingo, cards, board games and “One-Armed Bandits” as well as camping, fishing and writing poetry. A highlight for her was watching her grandchildren’s activities and she was extremely proud of their successful accomplishments as adults.