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Lorraine 'Laure' Kreger

WAUSAU, Wis. - Lorraine "Laure" Kreger, 65 of Wausau, died on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021, at Aspirus Hospice House in Wausau.

Laure was born on July 26, 1955, in Ironwood, Michigan, the daughter of John and Esther (Wirtenen) DeMario.

Laure worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse at Marywood Convalescent Center in Wausau for many years. She enjoyed flowers and gardening, and had a knack for decorating. Laure was an animal lover, especially her cats.

Laure is survived by two sons, Dylan (Rachel) Hockin and Alex (Ashley) Kreger, both of Wausau; three grandchildren, Shelby and Cooper Hockin, and Logan Rosenow; and four siblings, John DeMario, Elizabeth Aijala, Richard DeMario and Mary Ann Hill.

Laure was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Louis, James and Robert DeMario; and one sister, Barbara Morgan.

No services will be held.

Schmidt & Schulta Funeral Home of Wittenberg is assisting the family with arrangements.

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