Lorraine Sliva

Lorraine Sliva

June 9, 1944-November 12, 2019

Lorraine Sliva, 75, of Columbus, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, in Lincoln.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 18, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Columbus, with the Rev. Ross Burkhalter officiating. Visitation will be from 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 17, at St. Anthony Church, with a 5 p.m. vigil service to follow, also at the church. Visitation will continue from 10 a.m. until service time Monday morning at St. Anthony Church.

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Lorraine Sliva was born June 9, 1944, in Paxton, to Anton and Evelyn (Hurt) Roschynialski. She grew up in Sutherland, North Platte, Seward and Columbus. Lorraine received her education from Columbus High School. She was married to Virgil Sliva for over 55 years. The couple lived in St. Edward, Osceola, and Columbus. Lorraine worked various jobs over the years, including owning and operating the City Café and Polka Dot Lounge in St. Edward, at Cloverlodge Care Center, Columbus Community Hospital and upon retirement at Pizza Ranch until her recent illness.

She is survived by husband, Virgil Sliva of Columbus; son, Mark (Abby) Sliva of Columbus; son, Mitchell Sliva of Columbus; son, Michael (MyKaela Dishong) Sliva of Silver Creek; daughter, Joan (Alan Rasmussen) Sliva of Albion, Barb Fox of Columbus; sister, Phyllis Gappa of Ashton; sister, Karen (Greg) Hillig of Bismark, North Dakota; sister, Antoinette (Dennis) Baustert of Cody, Wyoming; sister, Norma Selichnow of Columbus; sister, Kathie (Bob) Leuke of Lincoln; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, Anton and Evelyn (Hurt) Roschynialski; son, Tony “Monte” Sliva; daughter-in-law, Sandy Sliva.

Condolences may be directed to www.mckownfuneralhome.com.

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