Lorraine M. Sokal
STEVENSVILLE — Lorraine M. Sokal of Stevensville, Md., passed away on Dec. 2, 2018, at Whitewood Assisted Living in Grasonville, Md. She was 90.
Born on Oct. 3, 1928, to the late Daniel and Bessie Martin, she grew up in Nanty Glo, Pa. In 1949, she married her childhood sweetheart, Nicholas Sokal Jr., and they resided in Cheverly, Md., until moving to Stevensville, Md., in 1975. Lorraine was a member of the Kent Island United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Donna Ballinger; brother, Leo Martin; sister, Sarah Jane Martin; granddaughters, Nicole Ruscavage (Jason), Stacey Deighan (Dave); and three great-grandchildren, Aidan Nicholas, Payton Leigh and Ava Rose. Lorraine was predeceased by her husband, Nicholas Sokal Jr.; daughter, Joyce Sokal; two brothers; and one sister.
A graveside service will be held at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville, Md., on Friday, Dec. 7, at 10:45 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Compass Regional Hospice, 160 Coursevall Drive, Centreville, MD 21617.
Online condolences may be made at www.fhnfuneralhome.com.