Lorraine L. Williams|
Born: May 17, 1926; in Genoa City
Died: June 15, 2014; in Genoa City
Lorraine L. Williams, age 88, of Genoa City, WI, died Sunday evening June 15, 2014, at her home. The former Lorraine L. Lent was born on May 17, 1926, in Genoa City, WI, the daughter of the late Fred and Alice Kimball Lent. On July 11, 1945 in Genoa City, WI, Lorraine was united in marriage to Carl E. Williams, Jr. He preceded her in death on September 25, 2012. Lorraine has been a resident of Genoa City her entire life. She graduated from Genoa City High School in 1943 and attended business college in Milwaukee. Lorraine worked as a bookkeeper for George Robinson, Arnold May and Landen Farms. She attended the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Genoa City, where she was a member of the Bycota Circle. She was also a member of the Sponholtz-Deignan Post #183 American Legion Auxiliary, the Women of the Moose in Woodstock, IL and the Genoa City Garden Club.
Lorraine is survived by: 1 daughter, Patricia E. Ashenfelter of Apple Valley, CA; 2 sons, Carl E. (Laurel) Williams III of Rhinelander, WI and Dale (Margot) Williams of Pell Lake, WI; 5 grandchildren; 1 sister, Alberta Allen of Burlington, WI.
A special thanks to "Mom's Home Girls," Samantha, Dani, Kim, Sylvia, Sarah, Kaitlyn and Great Granddaughter, Kara.
Lorraine was preceded in death by 1 brother, Everett; and 1 sister, Evelyn.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Genoa City. Interment will be in Hillside Cemetery. The Williams Family will receive friends from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday at the Haase-Lockwood & Assoc. Funeral Home, 620 Legion Dr. Twin Lakes, WI and from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at the Church on Saturday.
For online guestbook: haaselockwoodfhs.com.
Published in the Northwest Herald on June 17, 2014