Lorraine A. Justman, 95


Lorraine A. Justman (nee Wheeler), 95, of the town of St. Germain, formerly of West Bend, was born to eternal life on Sept. 26, 2010.

Preceded in death by her husband, Milton; her parents, attorney George C. and Laura Wheeler; her brothers, Lloyd (Delores) Wheeler and George Wheeler II; and two sons-inlaw, Jim Falk Sr. and Dick Rose.

She is survived by three daughters, Darlis Wilfer (Charles Sr.) of West Bend, Connie Falk of St. Germain and Lolly Rose of St. Germain; and one son, Paul (Shelley) Justman of Naples, Fla.

She was the loving grandma of 13 grandchildren, Terri (Joerg) Kramer, Lauri (Chris) Schmitt, Debbi (Rocky) Brooks, Charles (Debbie) Wilfer Jr., Michael (Sharon) Wilfer, Jim (Betty) Falk Jr., Janis (Phil) Stoffel, Jackie (Scott) Sickler, Jeff Falk, John (Petina) Falk, Mary (Alan) Long, Rick Rose and Mark (Lisa) Rose.

She was the proud greatgrandma of 28 great-grandchildren, Jens (Danielle), Stefan (Annie), Kelly Jo (Chris), Katie, Crystal, Roxanne (Daniel), Rachel, Abbey (Todd), Charlie III (Emily), Bret, Kyle, Ryan, Allen, Nicole (Raymond), Nancy (Rem), Amber (Steve), Chelsea, Brenda (Jason), Brian (Theresa), Michael (Kelly), Jason (Katrina), Macy, Justin, Dylan, Hunter, Hailey, Stefanie (Drew) and Jordan; and eight great-greatgrandchildren, Ryan, Landon, Caleb, Kai, Kylie, Claire, Kaleb and Devlin.

She also is survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Lorraine was a schoolteacher at rural schools after graduating from Mayville Normal School and later a fifth-grade teacher at St. Johnís Lutheran School in West Bend. Her husband, Milton, worked for Wisconsin Electric Power Co.

After retiring, they moved to Phelps and owned and operated a resort on Big Sand Lake in Vilas County for 10 years before moving to Fond du Lac and then St. Germain.

She loved music, playing piano and singing. Lorraine and Milton were excellent dancers, enjoyed old-time music as well as the Big-Band sounds. She loved being around her family.

She was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Eagle River and a volunteer for "Angel On My Shoulder."

The funeral service will take place at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Eagle River on Saturday, Oct. 16, at 12:30 p.m. with the Rev. Bill Trosien presiding. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to the time of service. Burial will be in Washington County Memorial Cemetery, West Bend.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to "Angel On My Shoulder," St. Germain; Our Savior Lutheran Church, Eagle River; or Seasons of Life, Woodruff.

Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home, Eagle River, is serving the family.