Loraine H. Moore

Loraine H. Moore, nee Strack, 89 1/2, of Kohlsville, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007, at Allis Care Center in West Allis.

She was born on April 12, 1918 on the family homestead farm in the town of Scott, Sheboygan County, to the late Charles and Ethelda (nee Janke) Strack.

She was baptized on May 5, 1918 at St. Stephan’s Lutheran Church in Batavia, where she was also confirmed on March 20, 1932.

Loraine moved to Milwaukee in 1940 and worked in a defense plant at Milwaukee Stamping Co. in West Allis.

On June 25, 1949 she was united in marriage to Arthur F. "Red" Moore at St. Stephan’s Lutheran Church in Batavia.

They resided in Milwaukee and attended Bethany Lutheran Church where Loraine was active in Bible classes, doing Kingdom work and active with the PTA.

In 1968 she was hired at Koss Corp. in Milwaukee, and worked there until 1978.

Loraine and Red moved to Kohlsville in 1977 and became members of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in 1979. Loraine was active in the Ladies Aid, and Bible classes at Zion Church.

Survivors include three children, Arthur L. (Debra) Moore, Gary F. Moore and Lois K. Pocian; seven grandchildren, Mac (Lisa) Moore, Casey Moore, Jessica Moore, Crystal (Jason) Survis, Joshua Moore, Tonya Pocian and Mitchell Moore; five great-grandchildren, Leah, Jordan, Hailey, Matthew and Emma; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur in 1995; and two brothers, Elton Strack and Wilfred Strack.

Funeral services in remembrance of Loraine will be held on Monday, Dec. 31, at 11:30 a.m. at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, 6438 Highway D, Allenton, with Rev. Steve Bode officiating.

Visitation will be Monday at the church only from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.

Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin.

Memorials given in Loraine’s name to Zion Church are appreciated.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service, West Bend is assisting the family.

Online guest book and condolences may be found at www. myrhum-patten.com.