1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.
2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Lillian Lorraine Bayer, 96, of
Lincoln passed away on Friday, November 17, 2017 at
St. Clara’s Manor in Lincoln.
Lorraine was born on April 20, 1921 in Chicago, the
daughter of James and Lottie (Beck) Morriss. She
married Everett Johnson on November 21, 1940 in
Downers Grove. He preceded her in death on January
31, 1971. Lorraine later married Edward A. Bayer on
April 1, 1977 in Lincoln. He preceded her in death.
Lorraine is survived by her children: Christel Huff,
Creigh (Linda) Johnson, and Curtis (Debra) Johnson;
her step-children: Bonnie (Gabe) Vuolo, Ted (Mare)
Bayer, Mary Ann (Pat) Johnson, and Edie Bayer;
additionally she is survived by many Grandchildren,
step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and
Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents,
husbands, and one brother, Richard Morriss.
Lorraine was a member of The First
United Methodist Church in Lincoln. She was a member
of The Lincoln Chapter #351 of The Order of The
Eastern Star. She was a life member of the ALMH
Auxiliary and an ALMH life member senior citizen of
Logan County. Lorraine was also a long time member
of The Oasis Senior Center.
A memorial service will be held for
Lorraine at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22,
2017 at Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in
Lincoln. Visitation will take place one hour prior
to her service (1:00-2:00 p.m.) on Wednesday,
November 22, 2017 also at the funeral home. Burial
will take place at New Union Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made in Lorraine’s name to
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, The Oasis Senior
Center, The Arthritis Foundation, and The Humane
Society of Logan County.
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