Lorine A. Hespen, age 97

Lorine A. Hespen, 97 of La Vista, formerly of Syracuse, passed away on April 3, 2021 in La Vista. She was born on June 3, 1923 in Paul to Theodore & Agnes (Kuhlman) Lechner. Lorine married William B. Wirth on April 6, 1948 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Paul.

After William passed away in 1977, she married Gilbert L. Hespen. Gilbert passed away in 2004. Lorine enjoyed gardening, sewing, embroidering and cooking for her family. She also loved being a grandma and spoiling her grandchildren.

She is survived by her Children: Mary (Walter) Grantski, Carol (Bob) Gruber, Barb (Paul) Espinosa, Nancy Simmons, Bill (Carol) Wirth, Gloria (Lou) Mason, Darlene Wirth; 14 Grandchildren; 21 Great Grandchildren; 2 Great Great Grandchildren; Son-in-law: Stan Hall and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husbands, Daughters: Donna Wirth & Patricia Hall, Grandson: Joseph Simmons and numerous Brothers & Sisters.

Funeral Services will be held on Friday, April 9 at 10 a.m. at the Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in Syracuse. The service will be livestreamed on the Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Facebook page. Burial will follow at the Park Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 1 hour before the start of the service at the church.

Memorials are suggested to the Angelman Syndrome Foundation or Visiting Nurse Association.

Arrangements By: Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com

Posted online on April 06, 2021