Dale Lorraine Mossor, 83, of Parkersburg, W.Va., passed away Nov. 17, 2012, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.
She was born Sept. 28, 1929, at Jane Lew, W.Va., a daughter of the late Jonie E. and Celeste Dale Richards Life.
At the age of 18, Lorraine married the love of her life, Robert James Mossor, and shortly after they relocated to Columbus, Ohio. For nearly 25 years, she was employed at the Swan Dry Cleaners in Columbus, eventually retiring as the manager. She later returned back to Parkersburg, and had an interest in reading, crocheting and quilting. She also enjoyed all of the time she and Robert, a former Master of the Masonic Lodge, spent participating in the lodge's activities. Lastly, most important to her, was her family.
Surviving is her loving daughter, Patricia A. Ezell; her grandson, Lance Robert Ezell (Kelly); niece, Denise S. Coutu (Dave); nephews, George E. (Mary), Bob G. (Linda), Paul V. (Judy) and James A. (Sharon) Corbitt; several great-nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert James Mossor in 1987; two sisters, Ruby K. Corbitt and Evelyn J. Shriner; and one brother, Robert E. Life.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 2333 Pike St., south Parkersburg, with Pastor Robert May and Pastor Mike Elder officiating. Private entombment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Pickerington, Ohio, at the convenience of the family. They will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
A guestbook is available for sharing online condolences with the family at www.lamberttatman.com