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Lorene May Lovan

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Lorene May Lovan Obituary
LORENE MAY (JOSSELYN) LOVAN Age 92 years of age, of Riverside, CA, went to be with her Lord on August 23, 2018 at Faith, Hope and Love Assisted Living. Lorene was born in Rochester, Minnesota, but came to the Riverside area at 9 months old. She graduated from Riverside Poly High School in 1943 and was a longtime active member of Riverside First Baptist Church where she volunteered in many different ministries over the years. For many years, she was also a proud member of Air Force Mothers, an organization that supported military families. She was also active in the Northside neighborhood association. Her own family, however, remained her chief delight and focus throughout her life. Lorene was preceded in death by her husband of almost 60 years, Robert Lovan, two brothers, Don Josselyn and Bill Josselyn, as well as a sister, Shirley Heim. She is survived by her brother Fred Josselyn (Elizabeth) and Mary Klock (Walt). Bob and Lorene had 7 children: Lois Newfelt (Bruce), Steven Lovan, Daniel Lovan (Diane), Cynthia Ditto (Donald), Peter Lovan (Mary), Paul Lovan, and Hayley Shultz (Brian). Her 5 grandchildren are Eric Newfelt, Carl Newfelt (Jamie), Darin Newfelt (Adriana), Jennifer Underdown (Jason), and Andrew Lovan (Kassandra). Her 6 great-grandchildren are Makayla Lovan, Emma Lovan, Ashley Underdown, Gabriel Newfelt, Liliana Newfelt, and Isabella Newfelt. Services were held Thursday, August 30, at Pierce Brothers Crestlawn Memorial Park.
Published in Press-Enterprise on Sept. 7, 2018
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