Dec. 15, 1932 - Oct. 22, 2022
On Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, Lorraine Virginia McConnell, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, passed away at the age of 89, just six weeks shy of her 90th birthday.
Lorraine was born Dec. 15, 1932, in Washington, D.C. to Florence and William Thomas.
In 1935, she moved with her parents and brother, Tony, to the West Coast, first moving to Portland, Ore. and then later relocating to Cottage Grove, Ore. in 1942.
Lorraine was a talented seamstress and owned an upholstery business for many years . . .