Lorraine M. Allen Fouberg
Lorraine M. (Allen) Fouberg, age 99, of Mitchell, SD died Monday, September 23, 2013 at Avera Brady Health and Rehab. Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Will Funeral Chapel with burial at Servicemens Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday at the Will Funeral Chapel.
Lorraine Reed, daughter of James and Anna (Dittman) Reed, was born January 5, 1914 in Plankinton, SD. She graduated from Plankinton High School. Lorraine was united in marriage with Wayne Allen on December 9, 1933 in Rapid City, SD. After their marriage they lived in Mt. Vernon and then moved to Mitchell. Wayne was killed in a plane crash in 1946.
Lorraine was later united in marriage with Elmo B. Fouberg on April 7, 1947 in Mitchell, SD. He died in November of 1983.
She was a member of First Lutheran Church in Mitchell, a lifetime member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the VFW Auxiliary. Lorraine loved to bowl and was involved in State and National Bowling Tournaments and served as secretary of many bowling leagues. She was inducted into the Mitchell Bowling Hall of Fame. Lorraine also enjoyed fishing.
She is survived by her sons: Wayne (Doreen) Allen, Brandon, SD and Roger Allen, Mitchell, SD; three granddaughters and eight great grandchildren. Also surviving are her sister-in-law, Jeannine Fouberg, Forestburg, SD and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and both her husbands.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to First Lutheran Church in Mitchell.