LORRAINE ORYSH

Lorraine Orysh, formerly of Levittown, PA, age 90, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

She was born in East Harlem, NY, the daughter of the late Augustino and Bianca Carratura. Lorraine attended Hunter College and graduated from the former Trenton State College with Bachelor's and Master's degrees in early childhood education. She was a beloved kindergarten teacher for 28 years at the Bensalem School District, retiring in 1998. Lorraine then spent the following six years caring for her husband of 57 years, Milton "Red" Orysh, until his death in 2004.

She is survived by her two children, Mitch Orysh (Cindy) of Saratoga, CA and Leslie Connor (Stephen) of Wilmington, DE; three grandchildren, Rachel, Christopher and Benjamin; her sister, Madeleine Gnazzo of Staten Island, NY, and her family, Diane, Michael, Stephen and Ryan. She is also survived by her husband's loving family, the Cisaks.

A celebration of Lorraine's life will be held on Sunday, August 19 at 1 pm at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1120 Darley Rd., Wilmington DE.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to the Nurses' Fund in the Bensalem School District, a fund that provides underprivileged children with basic clothing and supplies. Checks can be made payable to: Bensalem Twp. Sch. Dist with "Nurses' Fund" in the memo line. Address: Bensalem Twp Sch Dist, Attn: Tammy Wood, Dorothy Call Admin Bldg, 3000 Donallen Dr., Bensalem PA 19020

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