THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Lorraine M. Rugg
Lorraine M. (Gillis) (Verboomen) Rugg, 73, of Silver Cliff, passed away Monday, June 23.
Born Nov. 21, 1940, to Lillian and Elias Gillis, she married John Verboomen Feb. 4, 1961 and they had five children. He passed away on Feb. 3, 1973 and she then married William (Bill) Rugg on Sept. 7, 1985. He also preceded her in death.
She is survived by five children and four step-children, Steve (Kathy) Verboomen, Appleton, Victoria (Bruce) Mertens and Lori (Tim) Margis, both of Crivitz, Pete (Cindy) Stengl, Pulaski, Mike (special friend, Helen) Verboomen, Green Bay; a stepson, Jesse (Barb) Rugg, Wausaukee; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at St. Maximilian Kolbe Catholic Church (St. John Cantius site), 6051 Noble St., Sobieski, from 10 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 26. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.