Lorraine M. Gantner
Lorraine M. Gantner, 93, a
She was born a daughter of
the late William G. and Clara E. Broetzmann Krug, on May 3, 1922, in Van Dyne.
in the Town of
where she was confirmed in the Lutheran faith.
She worked with her husband
on the Gantner farm on Highway 45, until they moved to County Road B. Lorraine worked for five years at the shoe
factory in Lomira, and then the upholstery business, first at Fond du Lac
Mattress Company, and then for many years out of her home.
and was a member there until her death.
She also enjoyed hunting and fishing with her husband, taking rides
throughout the area, and visiting with family and friends.
She is survived by three
children: Theodore Gantner of Fond du
Lac, Thelma (Ronald) Geidel of Oakfield, and Teresa (Donald) Frey of
Brownsville; seven grandchildren:
Michael (Sue) Gantner, Michele (Brian) Sabel, Sara (Todd) Schmidt,
Ronald F. Geidel, Holly, April, and Jacob Frey; six great-grandchildren: Alyssa, Brianna, and Hunter Sabel, Heather Niebuhr, Tyler Schmidt, and Bret
Geidel; one great-great grandchild,
Spencer Geidel; a sister, Myrtle Yust of Fond du Lac; three
sisters-in-law: Audrey E. Krug of Shawano,
Kathleen Krug of Fond du Lac, and Eileen Gantner of Fond du Lac; and many
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by
her husband, Herbert, on January 4, 2002; a daughter-in-law, Judith A. Gantner;
five brothers: Robert W. Krug, Melvin Krug, Norvin Krug,
George Krug, and Lyle Krug; and three
sisters-in-law: Helen Krug, Audrey B.
Krug, and Bonnie Krug.
loving care and kindness shown to
by all the staff at the Liberty House,
Hospice. Your kindness has not gone
unnoticed – the Lord sees and so did we.
A service of Christian
worship, praising, and thanking our Lord Jesus Christ for dying, rising, and
making a home in Heaven for
will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at St. Peter’s Ev.
with Rev. Matthew Guse officiating.
The visitation will be held
on Tuesday at church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.
Entombment will be at the
Shrine of Rest Mausoleum in
If you wish to send a
memorial, please consider St. Peter’s Ev.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com.