Lorraine M. (nee Aktabowski) Racer, 88, of Venice, Fla., for more than 20 years, and formerly of Roselle, Ill., went to rest Sunday, June 8, 2014, at home.
She was born Sept. 29, 1925, in Chicago, Ill.
Lorraine was the loving mother of Larry (Marilyn) Schweizer and Bruce (Judi) Schweizer; cherished grandmother of Lawrence, Jennifer, Monica and Joseph; and dear great-grandmother of 10. Lorraine was the beloved wife of the now-deceased Charles Racer and Walter Schweizer.
Visitation was Thursday, June 12, 2014, at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Road, Mount Prospect, Ill. The funeral was Friday, June 13, 2014, from the funeral home to St. Emily Church, where Mass was held. Interment was to take place at Ridgewood Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer society via www.cancer.org.
Arrangements were by Friedrichs Funeral Home, Mount Prospect.