Lorene Todd of Cuba, Missouri was born on September 24, 1925 in Leadhill, Arkansas to James C. and Virgie (Ivey) Whiteaker and passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at the age of 95 years.
Lorene married Jackson “Jack” L. Todd on February 8, 1943 in Reno, Nevada.
Lorene and Jack owned and operated Meramec Sundries from 1960-1972. She enjoyed being a homemaker and taking care of her home and family. She loved to sing, play the piano and read God’s word.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Virgie Whiteaker; husband, Jackson “Jack” L. Todd; and one brother, James “Clay” Toye.
She is survived by her three sons, Steven and wife Gina Todd of Cuba, Missouri, James and wife Sue Todd of Arnold, Missouri and Dwight and wife Patti Todd of Tempe, Arizona; eight grandchildren, Monica and husband Dan Hewkin, Sheila and husband A.J. Hall, Heather and husband Greg Yount, Angela and husband Terry Self, Andrew and wife Jamie Todd, Len Maurer, Denise and husband Jose Jasso, Steven Todd; 16 great grandchildren Kayla Hewkin (Matt), Cheyenne Hewkin (Jacobus), Jeremy Hewkin, Nathan Hall, Kathryn Hall, C.J. Trolinger, Curtis Trolinger, Erin Trolinger, Brendan Christopher, Alexa Christopher, Cory Self, Jewell Todd, Kaitlyn Todd, Nathanel Jasso, Zachary Maurer, Adam Levi; great great grandchildren, Lily Paro and soon to be Grayson James Todd; three daughters-in-law, Debra Willoughby, Betty Todd and JoAnn Todd; other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 2, 2021 the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 2, 2021 at the Mizell Funeral Home with Dan Hewkin officiating.
Interment will follow at the Kinder Cemetery in Cuba, Missouri.
Pallbearers will be Jeremy Hewkin, Andrew Todd, Matt Killeen, Jacobus Vandenbroek, Curtis Trolinger, Alan Cape, Dave Honea and Steve Eads
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.