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Lorraine Bolgert

Jul 30, 1930 - Aug 25, 2021


Lorraine Bolgert, age 91 of Sheboygan passed away early Wednesday morning August 25, 2021. Lorraine was born July 30, 1930, in Byron, WI to the late George and Leota (Westphal) Klauck. She was a 1948 graduate of Central High School. Lorraine was united in marriage to Arthur Bolgert on March 12, 1960, at Ebeneezer Lutheran Church in Sheboygan; he preceded her in death October 21, 2002. After Lorraine and Arthur raised their children, she was employed by the Sheboygan Area School District. She was a longtime member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and enjoyed gardening and cooking for family. Lorraine looked forward to doing Wisconsin Lottery scratch offs with her sister Dorothy.

Lorraine is survived by her loving children Thomas (Sherrie) Bolgert of Roscoe, IL, William Bolgert of Sheboygan, Anne Bolgert of Austin, TX, James Bolgert of Sheboygan, two granddaughters Taylor and Alexis Bolgert of Roscoe, IL.

Lorraine was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two sisters Ramona (James) Fenzel and Dorothy Zamsky.

Family and friends may gather at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1614 S. 23rd Street in Sheboygan on Saturday August 28, 2021, from 12 noon until 1:45 p.m. Funeral service will take place at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the church with Rev. Christian Gugel officiating. Burial will follow in the Lutheran Cemetery.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Lorraine’s family wishes to thank all those who cared for her over the years.


Date: Saturday Aug 28, 2021
Time: 12 noon - 1:45 p.m.
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church [map]

Funeral Service

Date: Saturday Aug 28, 2021
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church [map]



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Phyllis Becker

My deepest sympathy. I worked with Lorraine at James Madison School for many years, I always enjoyed her sense of humor and willingness to do anything in the classroom to help both myself and the students! Peace to her family.

Jamie M Sachse

She was a wonderful person. I remember her when I was at Sheridan school as a student. My thoughts and prayers are with her family during this difficult time. Cherish all the wonderful memories.

Ruth & Jim Behrens

Sympathies to the family from long time friends going back to Ebenezer Lutheran Church. Ruth (Horn) & Jim Behrens

Joan Bogenschuetz

My Deepest Sympathy Jim and to the rest of the family.

Mark Heller

Sympathies to the family, from your former neighbor two doors to the north. Fond memories of your mother, growing up.

Mary Jo Opgenorth

I have fond memories working with Lorraine at Sheridan School. The kids always enjoyed working with her and did she with them. She will be missed. Sending prayers and hugs to her family.

Sue Frazier

MAMA B, You always had a special place in my heart. I loved our visits and talking foolish,sharing both our stories. You may be gone from this world, but you will never be forgotten 💔 ♥ Love you.

Sandy Jakum

I was sorry to read of Lorraine's passing.. I worked with her at Sheridan for many years. My condolences.

Lynn Wiech

Anne and family, I am so sorry for your loss