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March 14, 2016 - 9:39am


posted by Lisa Ace.


Lorraine D. Fleming 94 of Corfu, formally of Cheektowaga entered into eternal rest peacefully at home and into the loving arms of the angels on Saturday, March 5th surrounded by family and friends.

She was born in Buffalo, New York on Mother's Day & her mother's birthday - May 9, 1921. She married Linn A, Fleming who departed from this life in Sept. 1993. They were married 46 years. She was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Dorothea (Haun)Metz, sister of the late Marjorie Metz Fleming and sister of the late Lawrence Metz, Jr.

Lorraine is survived by her son Rev. Robert W. Fleming and his wife Suzanne. Grandchildren: Craig & Veronika Smith of Colorado, Crystal Fleming of Tonawanda, NY, Christopher Fleming of Rochester, NY. Great Grandchildren: Matthew & Eva. Also survived by her brother-in-law Roger Fleming of California, many nieces and nephews. Special friends Theresa Michalski and Adam Moninski of Clarence, NY. Also survived by her loving cat Babe.

A memorial service will be held to celebrate her life on Saturday, March 19th at 1pm at St. Stephens-Bethlehem United Church of Christ, 750 Wehrle Dr., in Amherst with Pastor Sara Campbell presiding. Flowers are graciously declined. Memorials may be made in her memory to the church she held so dear to her heart.

The family is being cared for by: Carlton Ullrich Funeral Home in Amherst. Interment services will be private and at a later date.

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