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Feb. 12, 1922 – Aug. 11, 2013

Lorraine Danheiser, homemaker and avid traveler, died peacefully Sunday at Clare Bridge Senior Living facility in Williamsville. She was 91.

Born in Buffalo, Mrs. Danheiser raised five children with her late husband, George, who was a former stereotyper for The Buffalo Evening News. They were married in 1942 and lived in the Town of Tonawanda for more than 40 years.

Mrs. Danheiser loved to travel, especially to tropical locations. She vacationed in Hawaii, Tahiti, Trinidad, Tobago and the Bahamas, among other places.

Mrs. Danheiser is survived by her four sons, David, Kevin, Kenny, and Dennis, who is the deputy sports editor for the Buffalo News. Mrs. Danheiser’s daughter, Nancy, passed away two weeks ago in Dallas from a sudden illness.

A wake will be held from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Dengler, Roberts, Perna Funeral Home on Maple Road in Amherst, followed by a short service and burial at St. Martin’s Cemetery in Langford.