Lorraine Langlo Hockett
Lorraine Langlo Hockett went home to a place prepared for her on November 19, 2022. She was born in Cottage Hospital on January 18, 1931 to Norman and Anelle Langlo and lived her life in Santa Barbara. Lorraine attended local schools and graduated from Santa Barbara High in 1948. She passed from this life just about a mile from the old Langlo Ranch where she spent a lot of her childhood and had wonderful memories.
Lorraine married Alfred Elizalde in 1949 and together they had three children, Ann Cavalli (Michael), Diane Parker (David) and Douglas.
She was predeceased by her first husband Alfred and by her second husband Harold Hockett. Also by her daughter Diane, son Douglas, granddaughter Kristen Parker and great granddaughter Chloe Cavalli.
Lorraine had a total of six grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
She was an excellent seamstress and stitched for some very high-end stores when she was a young woman. Silverwood’s and Lou Rose to name a couple. She made most of Ann and Diane’s clothing and all of their doll clothes. Best dressed Barbies in town! Later on she was employed at Santa Barbara Research for fifteen years
Lorraine was a life long member of Trinity Lutheran Church.
A viewing will be held at Welch -Ryce-Haider on the corner of Sola St. and State St. from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on December. 7, 2022.
There will be graveside services at Santa Barbara Cemetery on December 8, 2022 at 10:00 A.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Visiting Nurses, Hospice and Serenity House.