Lorann “Lorrie” E. Willham


Lorrie Willham, 69, passed away July 27, 2017 in Indianapolis.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Mike Willham; children, John and Kathleen Willham, Doug and Tracey Willham, and Polly and Mike Reynolds. She is also survived by her mother, Doris Schultz; brothers, Kevin and Pete Schultz; and her sister, Mary Schaeffer.

She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Schultz.

She loved arts and crafts and oil painting. She cherished warm, sunny days and never missed an opportunity to dip her toes in beaches and pools!

She enjoyed traveling and looked for adventure in the places she could visit.

She adored her 12 grandchildren: Nick, Noah, Joey, Nathan, Christopher John (deceased), Abby, Julia, Laura, John, Todd, Katie, and Annie.

Lorrie was a positive spirit who enjoyed her family, gathering with friends, and all holidays, especially Christmas.

Lorrie retired from Franklin Township schools in 2009. She had also worked for Perry Township, Greenwood School Corporation, and Johnson County Special Services.

She was a career educator who absolutely loved teaching children and helped them to achieve to their highest abilities.

All services will be held on Wednesday, August 2 at SS Francis and Clare Roman Catholic Church, 5901 W. Olive Branch Road, Greenwood, IN 46143. Calling will be 9-11 a.m. and a memorial Mass will start at 11 a.m. Immediately following Mass will be a reception from noon to 2 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to IU Health University Hospital Foundation, Organ Transplant Emergency Fund, in memory of Lorrie Willham at http://iuhealth.org/university/about/foundation/.

Arrangements were entrusted to Forest Lawn Funeral Home.

To leave the family online condolences, please visit www.forestlawncemetery-fh.com.