Lorraine G. Mlejnek,
Lorraine G. Mlejnek (nee Severude) reunited with her husband, Otto, on
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013. This day was Otto’s birthday and would have been
their 66th wedding anniversary.
Lorraine was born on Feb. 5, 1929, in the town of Barron, to Robert and
Gina (nee Johnson) Severude. She married Otto Mlejnek on Oct. 4, 1947.
Lorraine loved to dance. She and Otto were longtime members of the Polka
Boosters of Hartford.
Lorraine is survived by her son Robert, Sr. (Gail); grandchildren Wanda
(Dennis) Miller, Laurie (Bill) Rate, Robert Mlejnek Jr., Garrett
(special friend Tiffany Cribb); and great-grandchildren Zach, Lizzy and
Greg Rate, Cody Bennett, Derrick and Keagn Mlejnek, and Tara, Kross and
Kadyn Mlejnek. She is further survived by her sister, Linda Severude,
and many nieces, nephews, relatives, and dear friends.
Lorraine is preceded in death by her husband Otto and sister Dorothy
A funeral service for Lorraine will be at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 14,
2013, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive in West
Bend. Visitation will be at the funeral home 5-6:45 p.m. Friends and
family will meet at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at Highland
Memorial Park in New Berlin to bring Lorraine to her final place of
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262)