Lorraine Helen Thesing, 87, of La Crosse, Wis., died on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, in Mayo Health System La Crosse, Wis.
Lorraine was born on June 21, 1931, in La Crosse, Wis., to Harold and Goldie (Johnson) Noyes. On Sept 13, 1952, she married Rudolph “Rudy” J. Thesing at the Crucifixion Catholic Church in La Crescent, Minn. She was employed by the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in the food service department until her retirement. Lorraine, with her husband Rudy, were active members of the Holy Trinity Parish.
She is survived by her five sons; Steven (Kimberly) of Stoddard, Wis., Warren (Sandra) of La Crosse, Wis., Michael of La Crosse, Wis., and Kenneth (Leslie) of La Crosse, Wis., Paul of Stoddard, Wis., grandchildren; Travers, Wayne, Clint, Nikki, Kenny, Lindsey, John, Maggie, Jacob, and Bridget; and her great grandchildren. She is also survived by three sisters; Beverly Larson of Ft. Meyers, Fla., Carol (Tom) Williams of Minneapolis, Minn., and Diane (Noel) Sutherland of Stoddard, Wis.
Lorraine was preceded in death by her husband Rudolph “Rudy” November 24, 2013, parents, and her son Thomas.
A funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1333 So. 13th St., La Crosse, Wis. Rev. Rick Roberts will officiate with burial to be held in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, La Crosse, Wis. Family and friends may call from 4:00 to 7:00 PM on Friday, in the Blaschke & Schneider Funeral Home, 1501 West Ave. So., La Crosse, Wis. Family and friends may also call from 9:30 AM until the time of Mass in the Church on Saturday.