Lorraine O. Patten(1924 - 2014)

Lorraine O. Patten

Born: Sept. 28, 1924; In Dwight, IL

Died: July 9, 2014; In Dwight, IL

Lorraine O. Patten, age 89, of Dwight, passed away early Wednesday morning, July 9, 2014, at Heritage Health, Dwight.

Lorraine was born September 28, 1924, in Dwight, to Leo and Hannah Sorensen Osborn. She graduated from Dwight High School in 1942.

She married Wallace G. Patten on May 6, 1945, at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dwight. Together they were married for 68 years until Wally's death in 2013.

She is survived by her three sons, Craig (Lynn) Patten, Joel (Barb) Patten and Robin (Dena) Patten all of Dwight; six grandchildren, Brad (Lori) Patten, Gina (Al) Mazzocchi, Troy (Tracy) Anderson, Ashley (Keelan) Amelianovich, Abby (John) Ortega and Kara Patten; six great-grandchildren, Mady and Cole Patten, Alex and Sophia Mazzocchi, and Taylor and Erin Anderson. Also surviving are sister-in-law, Irene (late Frank) Motta, Dwight; and nephews, Gary (Becky) Motta, Morton, IL and David (Mary) Motta, Fargo, ND.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wally; and brother, Buddy Osborn.

Lorraine was a homemaker and also worked at several businesses over the years as a secretary. Her interests were sewing, crafting, gardening and taking care of her many pets.

Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2014, at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Dwight. Funeral service will immediately follow at 11:30 a.m. at the church with Rev. Kurt Hoover officiating. Burial will be at McDowell Cemetery, Dwight.

Memorials may be made to Heritage Health, Dwight.

Online condolences may be made at http://www.hagermemorial.com

Funeral Home

Hager Memorial Homes - Dwight
201 W. Mazon Ave  Dwight, IL 60420
(815) 584-2666
Published in Morris Herald-News on July 10, 2014