Lorraine Ethyl Grecian, 83, of Marshalltown, formerly of Lone Tree, passed away October 14, 2012 at Iowa River Hospice of Marshalltown.
Lorraine was born on December 16, 1928 to Orville and Ethel Baker of Lone Tree. She graduated from Lone Tree High School in 1946. She married Paul Grecian on December 29, 1947.
Her favorite pastime was to go dancing with her husband. She loved her flower garden and driving her car. She enjoyed Nascar races and was a Mopar fan. Lorraine was a partner on the farm and worked as the principal's secretary at the Lone Tree Community School for forty-one years before retiring. She was an excellent cook. She was organized, efficient, an outstanding gardener and had a great love for her home and farm. She was an independent, classy woman with style.
Lorraine is survived by her loving husband Paul, a son Daryl (Judy) Grecian of Solon and a daughter Colene Grecian of Marshalltown. She has three grandchildren: Angela Grecian Daoud of Mason City, Andrew Grecian of Solon and Erika Hilleman of Marshalltown; and three great-grandchildren Kristina, Khalil and Joey Daoud. She has two sisters Darlene (Clarence) Lenz and Evelyn Hemsted.
Lorraine requested no services and for everyone to remember her as she was in their hearts and memories. Memorials in her name may be sent to Iowa River Hospice of Marshalltown or the Lone Tree Community School.