Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Lorraine M. Zwier

Passed away on September 10, 2019

Lorraine M. Zwier, “Sweet Lorraine”, (nee McGinnis), age 89, late of Schererville, IN and formerly of the East Side passed away on September 10, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Henry S. Zwier “Hank” (Ret. CPD). Loving mother of Pat (Ken) Paul, Sheri (Ken) Czulno, Lori (Bill) Mitchell, David Zwier and Michael (Lisa) Zwier. Devoted grandmother of Cindi (Corey) VanLuchene, Tim Czulno, Adam (Heidi) Paul, Jamie (Joe) Krysak, Eric (Natasha) Johnson, Kara (Jeff) Smith, Gary (Josie) Mitchell and Mike Mitchell. Cherished great-grandmother of Emily, Katelyn, Gabe, Collin, Miley, Cameron and Bryant. Dear daughter of the late Roland and late Edna McGinnis. Dear sister of Betty (Fred) Koenig and late Don (Fran) McGinnis. Dearest sister-in-law of late MaryAnn McGinnis, late Jack (late Mary Jane) Zwier, MaryAnn (late Vince) Rochowiak and late Elmer (Dorothy) Zwier. Fond aunt of many nieces and nephews. Visitation Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 2-7 p.m. at the Elmwood Funeral Chapel 11300 West 97th Lane (1/2 block west of U. S. 41 / Wicker Ave. at 97th Lane) St. John, IN 46373. Funeral services Saturday evening at 7:00 p.m. Rev. Ed Mikolajczyk, officiating. Cemetery private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to The Alzheimer’s Association or The Hospice of the Calumet Area in Lorraine’s name would be appreciated. 219-365-3474. www.elmwoodchapel.com.



Elmwood Chapel
Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 7:00 pm

Cemetery Private

Memorial Contributions:

In lieu of flowers memorials to The Alzheimer's Association or The Hospice of the Calumet Area in Lorraine's name would be apprecited. 

Visitation Location

St. John
11300 W. 97th Lane
St. John, IN 46373
(219) 365-3474


Visitation Information

Saturday, September 14, 2019 - 2:00 pm until 7:00 pm

"Sheri very sorry for loss. All of our Sympathies to you and your Family. See you Saturday. "
- Bill Purpura
September 12, 2019 11:42 am

"Sheri, my deep sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your mother. "
- Tom Utrata
September 13, 2019 2:10 pm

"So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family,"
- Ronald Crowley
September 13, 2019 2:43 pm

Candles Lit
"Dear Lori Our sincere and deepest sympathy and prayers to you, Family and Friends. Extra hugs to Kara and Eric and all the grandkids for the loss of their Grandma x0x0x0x0x!!!! I will so cherish the memory of spending time with you and your Dear mom, going through recipes and listening to music, talking about working downtown etc. Rest now Mom Zwier in eternal peace! Sincerely, Kenny and Sharon "
- Sharon T. Shelton
September 12, 2019 3:22 pm