Lorraine B. Simon

Lorraine B. Simon of Hartford was Born to Eternal Life Thursday, Jan. 25, 2007 at the age of 88 years. She was born May 21 1918 in Herwitt, the daughter of Peter and Ann (nee Schuester) Eberhardy. She married Harris Simon on June 16, 1945 at Holy Hill.

Lorraine and her husband owned and continued to operate Simonís Tap in Richfield for many years, following the death of Harrisís father.

She worked at Tecumseh Motors in Grafton for over 20 years. Lorraine was a long time member of Holy Hill and enjoyed sewing, knitting and was an excellent seamstress.

She is survived by her daughter, Harriet (Don) Doerfert of Hartford; her grandchildren, Todd (Laura) Doerfert of Rubicon, Jennifer (Shane) Rohloff of Hartford and Anna Schimenti of Florida; great-grandchildren Alyssa and Stephanie Doerfert and Emily Rohloff; son-in-law John Schimenti of Florida; and brother and sisters, Blandina Loosen of Richfield, Deloris Martin of Marshfield, Lawrence (Lucille) Eberhardy of Marshfield and Sr. Mary Peter of Elm Grove. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harris, in 1981; her son, Kenneth Simon; and a daughter, Barbara Ann Schimenti.

The Mass of Christian Burial was Monday Jan. 29, at the Chapel of St. Therese Level 2 at The Basilica at Holy Hill. Visitation was Monday at Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home in Hartford.

Interment was at St. Augustine Cemetery in Hubertus.

Memorials to The Basilica at Holy Hill or to St. Kilianís Endowment Fund would be appreciated.

Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home served the family.