Marion — Lorraine Havlik, age 90 of Marion passed March 27, 2018 at The Cedars in McPherson.

Lorraine was born Sept. 21, 1927 near Pilsen, to Frank and Albina (Ruzicka) Smolik. Lorraine and Frank B. Havlik were married in August 1946 in Tampa, Kansas. They were owners and operators of Havlik Grocery and Locker Plant in Tampa for 22 years and later owned and operated the Mainliner Motel in Marion until their retirement in 1979.

They loved to travel and spend winters in Brownsville Texas as “snow-birds”. Lorraine also enjoyed spending time with her great grandchildren.

Preceding Lorraine in death are her parents; her husband, Frank; and her brothers, John and LeRoy Smolik.

Lorraine is survived by her daughter Linda and husband, Dennis Wedel of Canton; grandchildren Koren (Chris) Farrington, Nicholas Wedel, Laura (Matt) Sandbo, Emily (Blake) Allen and great grandchildren Kyndall, Maryn, and Audra Sandbo; Taylor, Caileigh and Makenna Allen; and Logan Farrington.

Mass of Christian Burial for Lorraine will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 7 at Holy Family Parish, St. Mark’s Catholic Church in Marion. Rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 6 at Zeiner Funeral Home also in Marion with visitation to follow. Burial will be in the Marion Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Lorraine’s name can be made to Holy Family Parish, St. Mark’s Catholic Church in care of Zeiner Funeral Home, Marion, 620-382-2112. Online condolences can be left at