Lorraine Sides passed away on December 21, 2018.
Lorraine was born in Gaylord, MI on September 3, 1953 to Cecil and Dorothy (Clabaugh) Sides.
Her outgoing personality paired with an unparalleled work ethic propelled Lorraine throughout her life. Most of her career was spent at Black Forest Golf Course as the food and beverage director which is where Lorraine made lifelong friendships. When not working she was a dedicated and phenomenal mother to her two boys and enjoyed spending time with them and the rest of her family. She attended Vanderbilt Community Church with her mother and volunteered at various church functions.
Lorraine is survived by her children, Brett Sides of Gaylord, Brandon Spencley of Wolverine, 5 siblings; Helen Sides of Vanderbilt, Bailey (Betty) Sides of Gaylord, Ernie Sides of Vanderbilt, Gregory (Fran) Sides of L’Anse, Jerry Sides of Gaylord; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil Sr. and Dorthy; Siblings, Cecil Jr. (Sid), and Harvey Sides.
The visitation will take place from 4-8 p.m. Thursday Dec. 27 at the Nelson Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Friday December 28th at the Vanderbilt Community Church.
Memorial contributions in Lorraine’s honor may be made to the Vanderbilt Community Church through the Nelson Funeral Home at P.O. Box 1548 Gaylord, Michigan, 49734.