Faye Lorraine Blankenship
Was born in San Diego CA, in 1927 has died in March 2014 at the age of 87. She had a long and fruitful life. She was raised with 5 siblings, 2 sisters and 3 brothers. She worked in a soda fountain, her Grandfather's produce, for the telephone company, and after raising her children, a teacher's aide for nearly 30 years. She raised 11 children, Frank, Michael, Robin, Cecilia, Melodie, Trina, Theresa, Diane, Jeanette, Paul and Fayelynn. She had 17 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Lorraine was an avid bowler, playing through age 86. She had the opportunity to travel, visiting several dozen foreign countries and 3/4 of these United States. A memorial and celebration of her life will be held on 3 May 14, at 5pm, at the Best Western Hotel, 8179 Spruce Ave, Rancho Cucamonga, off of Foothill. She will be missed; she was loved.
Published in Inland Valley Daily Bulletin on Apr. 12, 2014