Rand, Lillian Louise Planz died peace- fully of heart failure on May 31, 2023, in Minne- tonka. She was born in Waltham, Minnesota, on October 17, 1930. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Luise Planz; her husband, Howard Rand; and her nephew, Kipling. She is survived by her children, Timothy (Catherine Norman), Thomas (Siw Lea), Carol (Robert Avery) and Terese (Patrick Bridges) and grandchildren, Devin Rand, Logan Rand, William Bridges, and Alto Bridges. Lillian was a registered nurse, devoted mother and wife. She helped Howard establish four mission congregations for the Lutheran Church (ELCA). She was a civil rights activist. She adored children and always asked after the well-being of others. She was loved for her sense of humor. She played tennis, sang in choir, and played organ and piano. Memorial service will be held at the Spirit of Peace Community in Minnetonka on July 15 at 10am. Donations can be made to Lutheran Social Services - Cherish All Children: lssmn.org/ get-involved/ donate/memorials-and-tributes