Lorraine B. Shepherd, 90, of Menominee, Mich., passed away on Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Rennes East, Peshtigo, Wis. She was born on March 8, 1929, to the late Jerry and Eleanor (Lynch) LaPlant in Marinette, Wis.
 Lorraine married Kenneth Shepherd on Sept. 9, 1950, at St Joseph’s Catholic Church in Walsh. She worked at Fish Net & Twine, the Boreal Glove Factory and Saranac Glove Company. Lorraine enjoyed sewing, knitting, crocheting, bingo and casino trips.  She loved time with her family, especially when the kids came over.
    Lorraine is survived by two sons: Robert (Helen) Shepherd and Dennis (special friend Kathy Peterson) Shepherd both of Marinette; two daughters: Betty (William) Krause of Green Bay and Donna (Steve) Wellner of Menominee; two sisters: Gloria Henry and Arlene Eggner; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. In addition to her parents and husband, Kenneth, she was preceded in death by four sisters.
    Visitation will be held at Thielen Funeral Home on Friday, Oct. 11, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m., with Rev. Brian Gerber officiating.
    Burial will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens.