THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Lorraine P. Teske
Issue Date: February 21, 2018
Lorraine P. "Tootie" (Eastman) Teske, 89, of Marinette, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018 at Luther Manor.
Born Aug. 9, 1928 in Menominee, Mi., to the late John and Anne (Vander Zanden) Eastman, she graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes High School in 1947. On Jan. 17, 1948, she married Robert Teske at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Marinette and he preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 2010.
She worked as a cook in the Marinette School District, retiring in 1987. An accomplished painter, she also enjoyed wintering in Hudson, Fla. with her husband and was a member of Holy Family Parish.
She is survived by three sons, Mark (Deborah) Teske of Quinnesec, Mi. and Eric Teske and Christopher Teske, both of Menominee, Mi.; two daughters, Elizabeth Teske and Jill Rice, both of Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter-in-law, Cheryl Teske of Amberg; 18 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, Robert, she was preceded in death by a son Jeffrey; a great-grandson, Mason; three brothers and two sisters.
Visitation was held at Thielen Funeral Home in Marinette on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 4 p.m. until time of the funeral services at 6 p.m. Rev. Celestine Byekwaso officiated with burial in Forest Home Cemetery.