Lorraine E. Tanner


Lorraine E. Tanner, 96, of Turbotville, passed away on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at her home.
She was born July 4, 1922, in Milton, a daughter of the late George J. and Elizabeth G. (Byers) Yocum. She was married to Walter L. Tanner for 68 years until his death on June 10, 2014.

Lorraine was a 1940 graduate of Milton High School and a homemaker all her married life.
She taught crafts at River View Manor for 30 years and was a member of the Fort Freeland Heritage Society and Trinity United Church of Christ, Turbotville. She also taught Sunday school for many years at her church.

Surviving are two sons, James E. Tanner of Turbotville and George W. Tanner of Berwick; three grandchildren, Reg A. Tanner, Terry L. Tanner, and Sheri A. Gudonis; three great-grandchildren, Garrett A. and Seth W. Tanner and Lita G. Gudonis; and one great-great-granddaughter, Ellie R. Tanner.

Family and friends are invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday, May 16, at Brooks Funeral Home, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville, followed by the funeral at 11, with Pastor Andrew Weaver, of United Lutheran Church, Sunbury, officiating.
Burial will follow in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc PC, 207 Broadway St., Turbotville.
Visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 12, 2019
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Donna (Geiger) McLaughlin
May 13, 2019
Sending prayers and hugs for the family. She was my great aunt on my dad's side.