Buege, Lorraine May


(12/26/2007)

Lorraine May Buege, 78, of St. Charles, died Tuesday December 18, 200,7 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester.

Lorraine was born September 28, 1929, in Rochester to Thomas and Cora (Johnson) Nisbit. She and Raymond Buege were married June 2, 1951, in Winona. The couple lived in Alaska for ten years before returning to Minnesota. They later moved to California, where they lived for 23 years, before returning to St. Charles in 1987. While in Alaska, Lorraine worked for the U.S. Government. In California she worked as an accountant for Yuba County Social Services. Her husband Ray died June 17, 2002.

Lorraine was a member of Living Light Church of Winona. She also belonged to the Royal Neighbors of America. She enjoyed garage sales and trips to casinos. Lorraine especially enjoyed time with her grandnieces and nephews. Survivors include a daughter, Lori (Mike) Graham of St. Charles, a brother, Bill (Audrey) Nisbit of St. Paul, several nieces, nephews, and grandnieces and nephews and her cat Snuggles. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Funeral services will be 2PM Saturday, December 29, at Hoff Funeral Home in St. Charles with Pastor Sonny Misar and Pastor Daniel Kautu officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery in St. Charles. Friends may call from 5-8 PM Friday and 1-2 PM Saturday at the funeral home.

Please share a memory of Lorraine and view her tribute video at www.hofffuneral.com.

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