Lorraine Alma Zongker
Lorraine Zongker was born Lorraine Alma Dehmer in St. Louis, Mo. on Jan. 8, 1923 of parents, Carl L. and Emma A. Dehmer. The family moved to Arkansas, then to Oklahoma and finally to Wichita, Kan. Where Lorraine attended North High School and Friends University.
She married Leland Fitzsimmons and the couple moved to Buffalo, N.Y. The couple had two children, Sharon and Laura, and were active in the Kenmore Methodist Church and a local Operetta group. They also painted and did ce-ramics, winning numerous local awards.
Leland died in 1958 and Lorraine moved back to Wichita, Kan. with the two...