|Birth: ||Aug. 1, 1926|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2009|
Lorraine Kathryn Schmitz, 82, Cameron, Wis., died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009, at Heritage Manor, Rice Lake.
She was born Aug. 1, 1926, in the Town of Clinton, Barron County, the daughter of Alfred and Mary (Marx) Bader. She grew up in Clinton Township and graduated from Barron High School in 1943.
She married David Schmitz in 1947 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Barron. They made their first home at Range and then moved to Almena, where they stayed for 27 years before moving to the Cameron area.
Lorraine was an active member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. She was devoted to her family and was an avid baker and excellent seamstress and homemaker. She enjoyed scrap booking, gardening and camping at Leesome Lake with her family.
Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Anita (Harold Jr.) Nevin of Grantsburg; grandsons, Michael (Karen) Nevin of St. Paul, Minn., and Colin (Rosanna) Nevin of Elmwood; great-grandchildren, Trevor, Trenton, Madelyn and Savannah Nevin; brothers, Clarence Bader of Rockford, Ill., and Paul (Sharon) Bader of Clayton; a sister, Phyllis (Richard) Floan of New Berlin; and nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Gregory Nevin; a brother, Albert Bader; and a sister, Jeanette Graves.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, from St. Joseph's Catholic Church, with Father Norbert D'Mello and Deacon Jim Dennis officiating and burial at Wayside Cemetery, Barron.
Visitation will be held two hours prior to services at the church Wednesday.
Rausch and Steel Funeral Home, Barron, handled arrangements.
Alfred August Bader (1889 - 1961)
Mary Josephine Marx Bader (1904 - 2003)
David J. Schmitz (1926 - ____)*
Lorraine Kathryn Bader Schmitz (1926 - 2009)
Paul Alfred Bader (1941 - 2014)*
Maintained by: Stacy (Skemp) Hollmann
Originally Created by: John Christeson
Record added: Jan 21, 2009
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