Lori E. Scatena, of Countryside Manor in Sheboygan, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday morning, July 7, 2021 at Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice, surrounded by her three children in her final hours. She was 66 years old.
Lori was born October 23, 1954 in Alexandria, LA to William Melvin and Joan (nee Chastian) Blakeslee. She graduated in 1972 from Ventura High School in California, and went on to study at Mendocino College. She worked as a social worker for Lake County in California.
On May 29, 1995 she was united in marriage with Robert Scatena in California. He preceded her in death in 2009, and she moved to Wisconsin to be closer to family. She was an avid dog lover, and enjoyed family time.
Lori is survived by her children: William (Danielle) Swearingen of Howards Grove, Lesley Swearingen of Spring, TX and Ericka Swearingen of Baton Rouge, LA; 4 grandchildren; other friend and caregivers.
She is preceded in death by her husband Robert Scatena, parents William Blakeslee and Joan Chastian and sister Kathleen Blakeslee.
Lori and Robert will be laid to rest at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Kohler in a private family service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested in her name to the Sheboygan County Humane Society.
The Wenig Funeral Home – Sheboygan Falls is honored to be serving the family. Please visit www.wenigfuneralhome.com to leave online condolences.