Thelma “Lorraine” Carstens, loving wife, mother and “Oma”, left this earth surrounded by her family, after fighting a long battle with Alzheimer’s on July 2, 2016, to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Lorraine was born in Glenpool, Oklahoma, the oldest daughter of Loy Taft and Grace Convirs. She was the sister of Nadean Mayfield, Dean, and Minnie Convirs of Oklahoma.
She is survived by her loving husband of almost 50 years, Peter Carstens; loving children: Frances Bettiga (David), Sandy Lewman (Keith), Patty Swanson (Jeff), Jimmy (Julie Kincheloe), Tim Carstens, and Debbie Hagen; 10 loving grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 11, 2016 at 11am at Eggen and Lance Chapel, Santa Rosa, CA with burial to follow at Santa Rosa Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Home Hospice of Lakeport.