Obituary: Lorraine Claussen, April 17, 1922, to July 1, 2018 | VailDaily.com

Obituary: Lorraine Claussen, April 17, 1922, to July 1, 2018

Lorraine Claussen

Lorraine Claussen, age 96, of Gypsum, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, July 1, 2018. Lorraine was born in Odgen, Iowa. She married Arnold Claussen in May 1942 in Lincoln, Nebraska, and moved to Colorado in 1949.

In 1968, Claussen moved to the Eagle Valley in Colorado, eventually settling in Eagle County near Gypsum and resided there until her death. She was a loving mother and devoted wife.

Lorraine is preceded in death by her parents (Oliver and Freida Wright); her two brothers (Arnold and Floyd) and her husband (Arnold Claussen).

She is survived by two daughters (Cathy and Deb) and a son (Tom), six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Private services will be held by family members.