Lorraine Banek Ammons
Apr 28, 1925 – Apr 2, 2016
Lorraine “Larry” Banek AMMONS
Born Lorraine Kathrine Banek April 28, 1925 to William and Christina Banek in Java, South Dakota. She moved to Gold Bar, Washington in 1927 and graduated from Kent-Meridian High School in 1943. Nicknamed “Larry” as a teenager, she was known by that name for most of her life. On December 24, 1944 she married Vern Leigh Ammons. Vern preceded her in death in 1974.
Lorraine is survived by her three children Linda (Bob), Terry (Linda Ann) and Jeffrey (Ellie); four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Lorraine was a loving mother and willing traveler who was always ready for an adventure and loved spending time with family wherever in the world they may take her.
Viewing Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM with a 2:00 PM service at Bonney-Watson in SeaTac.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to your favorite charity or Mary Bridge Brigade in Tacoma. Please sign the on line memorial guestbook at www.bonneywatson.com
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