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Lorraine Catherine Closs Dahlke

Lorraine Catherine Closs Dahlke
  • September 13, 1933 - March 30, 2019
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • American Cancer Society
    5900 Core Road, Suite 504
    North Charleston, SC 29406

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“Gene, and Family, so sorry to hear of your loss. It's been a long time since we've seen each other. Prayers for you and your Family during this time....Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Hunter Ingraham - LaFrance, SC


2 of 13 | Posted by: Hunter Ingraham - LaFrance, SC

“Reiny, Gene and Johnny. I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was a great lady and I know she will be missed. May you all somehow find...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Reiny, Johnny and Gene, Ken and I send our deepest sympathies on Aunt Babe's passing. She would call to check on me and see how my Dad is...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Elaine Dahlke - Sunrise, FL

“To Johnny and family, We are very sorry to hear of your loss.You all are in our thoughts and prayers.God bless. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jimmy ans Patty Hayes - SC

“Dear Johnny,Paula and Chandler,We are praying for strength and peace for your family. Cherish the memories and keep them close to your heart.Love...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Jon and Pam Ravenel - Charleston, SC

“Dear Johnny, Paula, Rheiny, Jerry, Gene and family,I was sad when I heard that Mrs.D had passed. She was a sweet lady that was always doing...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Cathy Weatherford Hyatt - SC

“Our thoughts go to you guys on losing your mom. Aunt Babe was always special to me. Lorraine and I will keep her in our thoughts. ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: Keith and Lorraine Williams - NY

“My wonderful Aunt and Godmother. Will miss you with all my heart. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Laura Iles - Jacksonville, FL

“You will be missed Babe. You have earned your wings in heaven. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Rosa Burnette - Prosperity, SC

“You will be missed Grandmama D. Rest in peace. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Donna Hill - Dublin, GA - friend

“Enjoy that Mansion in the sky. You certainly earned your Crown in glory. Thanks for the memories Babe! ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Gigi (Sharon) Clement - SC

“I love you my 2nd mom. RIP you will be forever remembered. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Leslie Wright - Ridgeville, SC


Lorraine Catherine Closs Dahlke, 85, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Reinhold Charles Dahlke, Jr., entered into eternal rest Saturday, March 30, 2019. Her graveside service will be held Friday, April 12, 2019 in Beaufort National Cemetery, 1601 Boundary Street at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC. DOWNTOWN CHAPEL.

Lorraine was born September 13, 1933 in Buffalo, New York, daughter of John Closs and Zelda Burman Closs. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by three sons, Reinhold Charles Dahlke, III and his wife, Jerry of Prosperity, SC, Eugene Robert Dahlke and his wife, Darlene Malissa Nicholson of Ladson, SC, and John Richard Dahlke and his wife, Paula of Charleston, SC; five grandchildren, Kristen Peterman, Ryan Dahlke, Justin Nicholson, Joshua Nicholson, and Chandler John Dahlke; and four great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Road, Suite 504, North Charleston, SC 29406.

A memorial message may be sent to the family by visiting our website at www.jhenrystuhr.com.