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Lorraine A. Filipiak

July 26, 1926 January 30, 2015
Lorraine A. Filipiak
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Obituary for Lorraine A. Filipiak

Lorraine Ann (Sauve) Filipiak, age 88, of Lapeer passed away January 30, 2015. She was born July 26, 1926 to Herman and Mae Sauve in Saginaw, MI. Lorraine married Edward Filipiak in Hemlock, MI on September 20, 1947, and spent her life as a builder’s wife making over 20 wonderful homes for her husband, children and grandchildren. She truly enjoyed her family and friends and never passed up a chance to enjoy a cold beverage with them.

Lorraine is survived by her children; James (Cathy) Filipiak of DuBois, PA, Joanne (Dave) Groom of Green Valley, AZ, David (Michele) Filipiak of Lapeer, and Diane Hernandez of Erda, UT; grandchildren, Jasen, Nathan, Jennifer, Aubrae and Ryan; 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Irene Moulton and Geraldine Rowley; Sister-in-Law Mary (Floyd) DuRussel, Brother-in-Law Fred Filipiak and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Ed Filipiak; parents Herman and Mae Sauve; son-in-Law Frank Hernandez; sister, Adeline Frasle; brother, Robert Sauve; and brother-in-law, Elmer Filipiak.

Special thanks to the staff at Devonshire Retirement Village and Lapeer County Medical Care Facility for the truly excellent care that they provided her.

A Memorial Mass is planned for 11:00am on Friday, April 24th at Immaculate Conception Church in downtown, Lapeer. Memorial contributions in care of The Master Gardener's Fund at Suncrest Auxiliary, 1455 Suncrest Dr., Lapeer, MI 48446 are appreciated.


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