Skip to main content
Updating results


  • Updated

The museum complex includes the Lorraine Motel where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated as well as the building where James Earl Ray fired the shot. The museum seeks to open a dialogue about a history that spans the dark era of slavery through the modern Civil Rights Movement. A family guide is offered to assist adults in discussing the sensitive topics and events that are addressed within the museum.

WATERFORD—Bakke, Lorraine age 79 of Waterford passed peacefully at home with family at her side on Friday December 28th, 2018.

BURLINGTON—Lorraine A. Baumeister age 84, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on October 20th, 2018.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


News Alert

Breaking News