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“Lorelei,Just saw this. Amazing life your mom had. Hope you are well. Janine ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Janine Tindale-campbell - IL

“I was very sad to hear of Goldie's passing. She was an amazing, compassionate and a very special lady. As my family was "church family" and friends...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Debra Chapp - Lockport, IL

“Lorelei I'm sorry for your loss, I used to cut your parents lawn in the 70s while I was in high school, and any other odd jobs they wanted done. They...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Kevin Cholipski - Romeoville, IL

“Dear Lorelie, My deepest sympathy on the passing away of your Mama, Goldie. She was an Inspiration to everyone. You, as her daughter, have been SO...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Judy Martis - Lockport, IL. 60441

“Wonderful memories came flooding back to us when we saw the obituary for Goldie this morning. Every time she entered our business it was like a...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Goldie was a lovely lady. I met her while playing on the "Swingers" golf league. I think of the fond memories while golfing and will remember her...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Patti (Fracaro) Pastore - IL


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Goldie A. Lorenzen
Sunrise: September 11,1912
Sunset: August 11, 2017

Goldie was born in Chicago and lived in Lockport since 1936. Survived by her devoted and doting daughter, Lorelei. Her loving husband, Mylon, and dear son, Herbert, preceded her in death.

You might remember Goldie from her active participation in Job's Daughter's Bethel #9 (Honored Queen), Lockport Women's Club (Past President), Silver Cross Advisory Board, Future Nurses of America (Originator), Statesville Penitentiary (Accountant), 1st UMC of Lockport (Superintendent of Sunday School), Den Mother, Election Judge, ISEA, LAGHS, Woodruff Golf Course "Swingers," various bridge and garden groups.
Goldie infused her inner strength into all with whom she came in contact.

She will be forever known for her positive life outlook. Mama decorated our lives with her spirituality, love, compassion, thoughtfulness, and genuine interest in each of us. Immense appreciation to her very special friends who continued to keep in touch.

In lieu of remembrances, please give a hug to your special someone and say a prayer. Goldie's final happy hour was privately held.