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Lorraine Arlene Schock

The Dickey County Leader of Ellendale, North Dakota

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August 26, 2009

Lorraine Schock, 88 of Jamestown died gracefully on August 26, 2009 after a brave battle with cancer.

She will be deeply missed by her husband Gottlieb of 62 years, son Tom, daughters Joy and son-in-law Rev. Laurie O'Shea, Polly and son-in law Dr. John Snider, five grandchildren, three great grandchildren and extended family and many dear friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Emma Hollan, and one brother, "Bud" Edwin Hollan. One sister Sylvia, Mrs. W.D. Stothert, survives her.

Lorraine attended a rural Dickey County school, graduated from Kulm High School in 1939 and attended the Normal and Industrial College (N.I.) where she received her teaching degree. She taught in several rural schools and two years in Wishek. She married Gottlieb Schock in 1946.

Her life was defined by loving devotion to her family and serving her church, Trinity Lutheran. She was a master flower gardener and had a great love of travel and music.

Funeral arrangements are being made by Eddy's Funeral Home. Service will be held Saturday Sept. 5th at 2:00 in the Trinity Lutheran Church in Jamestown, North Dakota with Rev. Richard Fitzer officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to Trinity Lutheran's building fund, the James River Humane Society or charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Internment will be at the North Dakota Veterans Cemetery.



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Original Publication Date: September 3, 2009



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