Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brenkes in:
 • Salisbury National Cemetery
 • Salisbury
 • Rowan County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Lorraine Anastasia Pollack Brenke
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Oct. 29, 1926
Minnesota, USA
Death: May 9, 2007
North Carolina, USA


Lorraine A. Brenke

SALISBURY - Lorraine A. Brenke, 80, of Jefferson, formerly of Salisbury, died Wednesday, May 9, 2007, at Seagraves Care Center in Jefferson.

Born Nov. 29, 1926, in Le Sueur, Minn., Mrs. Brenke was the daughter of the late Anton and Katheryn Miller Pollack. She was educated in the Minnesota schools and was a homemaker.

She was a member of Yadkin United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Spencer Women's Club.

Mrs. Brenke was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin William Brenke, on Jan. 7, 1988. She was also preceded in death by her two brothers, Maynard Pollack and Lloyd Pollack.

Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Lee Lanning and husband Jay of Laurel Springs; sister Carol Pollack of West Jefferson; grandchildren Kari Lanning and Bryan Lanning; and great-grandchildren Hannah and Hayley Lanning.

Visitation: The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. Friday at Summersett Funeral Home.

Service: Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Summersett Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Fred Hill officiating. Interment will follow at the U.S. National Cemetery, Government Road location.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Seagraves Care Center, 200 Hospital Ave., Jefferson, NC 28640.

Published in Salisbury Post on May 10, 2007 
Family links: 
  Anton Louis Pollack (1892 - 1967)
  Louise Katherine Miller Pollack (1907 - 1969)
  Melvin William Brenke (1924 - 1988)
Salisbury National Cemetery
Rowan County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Kari Lanning
Originally Created by: Devil Kitty Designs
Record added: Nov 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62168467
Lorraine Anastasia <i>Pollack</i> Brenke
Added by: Beverly Lanning Poole
Lorraine Anastasia <i>Pollack</i> Brenke
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Julie Karen Hancock (Cooper) Jackson
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Michael
 Added: Jul. 11, 2013

- Devil Kitty Designs
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service