Lorraine Mae Simon (nee Fischer) died Sunday, August 17, 2014, at the age of 87 .
She was the beloved wife of the late Richard W.; loving mother of Lin (Alan) Wollschlager and Ric (Gail); grandmother of Jeff (Angie), David (Lotus), Nicole (fiance Justin) and Shantelle; great-grandmother of Jacob, Ian, Kaden and Audrey Joy; and aunt of Gary (Joan), Randy (Debi) and Vicky (Dan). She is also survived by other relatives and friends.
A visitation will be held Thursday, August 21, from 4- 7PM at Ascension Lutheran Church, 1415 Dopp St., Waukesha. Visitation continues Friday from 9:30-10:30AM at the church with a funeral service at 10:30AM and a luncheon to follow. A committal service will be held Friday at 2:30PM at Arlington Park Cemetery, 4141 S. 27th St., Greenfield. Please meet at the front gate of the cemetery.
Lorraine was proud to have been a 1946 graduate of Bayview High School and to have worked in her early years as a medical X-ray technician. “Mom” to many of Sing Out Milwaukee-Up With People. She was a founding member of the Martin Luther High School Ladies Guild and Rummage Sale and a former employee of Milwaukee County Bank.
Devoted and loving mother to the Christian upbringing of her children. Proud owner of her great-grandson’s Little League Gameball and Grandma #2 to many.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Martin Luther High School, Ascension Lutheran Church Good Samaritan Fund or AngelsGrace Hospice are appreciated.
Heritage Funeral Home, New Berlin Chapel, is serving the family. For more information, call 262-901- 1140 or visit online at www.heritagefuneral.com