Lucille Lorentz

Lucille Lorentz, 86, of Belpre, Ohio, passed away peacefully March 24, 2013, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born May 25, 1926, in Belpre, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by her father, Frank O. Welch; mother, Mary Belle Baker Welch; and a sister, Helen Albers.

Lucille was a member of Belpre Church of Christ for over 60 years.

She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Hoy Carl Lorentz; son, Darien (Judy) Lorentz of Belpre, Ohio; son, Larry (Sandy) Lorentz of Belpre, Ohio; daughter, Debra (Jim) Sarver of Gahanna, Ohio; daughter, Brenda (Tony) Rush of Pataskala, Ohio; grandchildren, Kim, Tracy, Todd, Jeremiah, Sabrina, Taylor and Brandon; great-grandchildren, Sierra, Wesley, Ryan, Loren, Cyler, Avery, Samantha, Matthew, Miah, Owen and Eli; a twin sister, Louise Gehres of Seattle, Wash.; and sister, Ruth Smith of Cocoa, Fla.

A memorial service will be 5 p.m. April 7 at Belpre Church of Christ, 2932 Washington Blvd. Family will be available to receive guests at 4 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Medi Home Health and Hospice, 809 Farson St., Belpre, Ohio.