Orin J. Lownsbury, born April 20, 1922 in Eagle Bend, MN and died April 16, 2005 in Minneapolis. He retired from Northwest Airlines and was preceded in death by Gen, his bride of 54 years and 2 grandchildren, Staci, 1 year and Dan Thornton, 26 years. Survived by his son, David and daughter, Linda & their families. Services will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 5212 41st Ave S., Minneapolis, Tuesday, April 19, 2005 at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to N.C. Little Memorial Hospice, Edina.