Lorraine Ann (Jakemer) Kraniotis, 70, of Vineland passed away on April 10, 2017 in Stuart, Florida. Lorraine was born in New York City to the late Michael and Margaret Jakemer on February 11, 1947. She attended Levitttown High School and graduated in 1965. She was employed by United States Rural Development as a loan technician for 26 years prior to retiring in 2011; she loved her job and worked very hard in her career with the government. She made a lot of friends along the way, some of whom she held very dearly. Lorraine loved to read, one of her favorite authors was Stephen King and she also loved to read about history. She could speak eloquently about many topics and proudly instilled her love of reading in her oldest granddaughter, Athena. Lorraine was an honest soul and those who got to know her and understand her treasured her honesty, it was one of the many reasons she was loved by all. Lorraine and her husband Angelo recently purchased a home in Stuart Florida, where they loved spending time together.
She is survived by her husband, Angelo Kraniotis; her daughters, Margaret and Stephanie Kraniotis; sister Joyce Bernardini and her three grandchildren, Athena, Evangelos & Ariana. She was predeceased by her brother, Michael Jakemer Jr.
Friends may gather at the church on Friday from 1pm to 1:30pm followed by a funeral mass at 1:30 pm from Christ The Good Shepherd Parish - Church Of Saint Isidore The Farmer, 1655 Magnolia Road, Vineland. Final disposition will be private.
ARRANGEMENTS are under the supervision of Rone Funeral Service, 1110 East Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360.
Donations in memory of Lorraine may be made to: St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 Saint Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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