Lorraine Edwards (2005 – 2007)

Lorraine A. Edwards, age 89, a resident of Kenosha, formerly of Racine, died Saturday March 17, 2007 at Kenosha Care Center.

She was born October 28, 1918 in Manitowoc Wisconsin to Charles and Mabel(Baeckmann) Grapentine.

She married Franklin Edwards who preceded her in death in 1996.

She worked for Globe Union for many years until she retired. She was a long time member of Christ Church United Methodist. She love playing Bingo and cards. When she was younger, she was an avid roller skater.

She is survived by her three sisters, Lucille Lakomski of San Diego CA, Charlotte Graycarek of Great Falls MT, and Marie Sanders of Colgate WI; and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers Clarence and Raymond Grapentine; and two sisters Esther and Adela.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday March 21, 2007 at 10:00AM at Christ Church United Methodist. (5109-Washington Avenue) Visitation will be on Wednesday at the church from 9:00AM until the service. Burial will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Christ Church United Methodist would be appreciated.

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