Lorraine L. Wolff (82) of Altamont


Published on February 21 2013 9:57 pm

Lorraine L. Wolff, 82 years old of  Altamont, went to her heavenly home on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 2:09 PM. Lorraine died peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral Services will be conducted Monday morning February 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, rural Altamont, Illinois with the Rev. Clayton Vail officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be conducted from 5:00 pm-8:00 pm on Sunday, February 24, 2013 at the Kull Funeral Chapel, Altamont, Illinois.  A second visitation will be held beginning at 10:00 am until the time of the funeral service Monday at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Burial Rites will be conducted at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery, Rural Altamont, Illinois immediately following the funeral service.

Lorraine Louise Wolff  was born April 7, 1930 in Altamont, Illinois one of eight siblings into the Christian family of Albert and Julia (Schwerdtfeger) Kirchhoff.  She was a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church,  She was baptized at home in Altamont and confirmed her faith in Zion Lutheran Church. On April 30, 1950 Lorraine married Paul Carl Wolff Jr. in the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. Together, Paul and Lorraine were blessed with five children Darrel, Eugene, Dwight, Roberta and Christine. She was a very loving and supportive wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Lorraine was a homemaker and a devoted wife sharing the responsibilities of raising a family in a Christian home.  She was also a member of the Bethlehem Ladies Aid Society, the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League, Home Extension, and a loyal Braille worker.  Memorials to The Bethlehem Lutheran Church.

She is survived by Her: 2-Sons: Darrel (wife, Beverly) Wolff of Columbia, Illinois and sons: Travis and Drew and daughters: Kayla and Megan, Dwight Carl Wolff of St. Louis, Missouri and son: Eric (mother Tanya Ratliff) and daughter: Jessica (mother Debbie Smith); 2-Daughters: Roberta (husband, Kent) Phillips of Altamont, Illinois and son: Clark and daughters: Lexie, Justine, Josie, Kerigan, Christine (husband, Douglas) Winters of Altamont, Illinois and son: Hayden and daughters: Amelia, Audrey; 1-Brother: Carl (wife, Nancy) Kirchhoff of Decatur, Illinois; 2-Brother-in-laws: Raymond Paul Berg of Altamont, Illinois and Larkin Smith of Indianapolis, Indiana; 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her: Parents: Albert E. and Julia (Schwerdtfeger) Kirchhoff Husband: Paul Carl Wolff, Jr.; Son: Eugene Paul Wolff; Brother: Richard and his wife Imogene Kirchhoff; Sisters: Marian Florence Berg, Alice and her husband Marlin Milleville, Charlaine Ann Smith, Gertrude and husband John Winter and Leoane Elizabeth Kirchhoff in her infancy.

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