Lorraine Lueskow, 80, Dunbar, died unexpectedly, Saturday, February 5, 2011. She was born Octpber 2, 1930, in Gladstone, Mich., to Bill and Doris (Belongie) Derouin.
On June 27, 1947, Lorraine was united in marriage to Norman Lueskow in Menominee, Mich. After Norman returned from service, the family lived in Menominee, Mich. In 1951, the couple moved to Green Bay. Lorraine was an Avon Lady for more than 40 years and loved meeting with new people. She was an avid knitter and golfer, enjoyed feeding the birds and loved flower gardening. Lorraine was an avid Packer fan, win or lose. Most important to Lorraine was her family. She loved spending time with her husband, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Lorraine is survived by her husband of more than 62 years, Norman; three children and their spouses: Norman Lueskow, Green Bay; Pam and Dave Cochenet, Crivitz; Tom and Jane Lueskow, Green Bay; six grandchildren: Norm Lueskow, Tammy (Paul) Smits, William (Jenny) Lueskow, Brian Lueskow, Neil Cochenet, Mark Cochenet; nine great-grandchildren: Clayton, Kyle, Kaitlyn, Jacob, Samantha, Summit, Olivia, Brock, Austin; two brothers and a sister-in-law: Kenneth Derouin, Richard and Barb Derouin; a sister, Ramona Hansen and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Sherry; three brothers: Bill, Donald and David Derouin.
Friends may call at St. Jude Catholic Church, 1420 Division St., Green Bay, from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 9. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Wednesday, at the church with the Rev. Timothy Brandt officiating.
Burial will be in Fort Howard Memorial Park.
The family extends a special thank you to the Dunbar First Responders for all of their excellent care and compassion.
Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com .