She was born July 27, 1916, in Hopedale, IL the daughter of Lewis and Alma (Fein) Anderson. Lorraine married Verla H. Farr on June 15, 1942 in Fort Lewis, Washington. He died October 22, 1982.
Surviving are two daughters, Kathleen Menanteaux and Kay Anderson both of Canton; one son, Larry (Connie) Farr of South Carolina; two grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and one brother, Robert Anderson of Hopedale.
Also preceding her in death were her parents and one brother.
Lorraine retired from the Canton School District after teaching for 35 years and then worked with the literacy program at Spoon River College for 10 years.
She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church for over 50 + years and the Rebekah Lodge in Hopedale. She also belonged to several professional organizations related to teaching.
Services will be Thursday, July 5th at 11:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton with visitation one hour prior. Rev. Marc Brown will officiate. Burial will be in White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton.
Memorials may be made to her church.
To view Lorraine’s memorial DVD or submit online condolences, you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com
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