She died peacefully in her sleep at home last night.The family requests that you respect their privacy at this time. I visited with her, Judy and Tony a few years ago.
Lorraine, along with her husband Ed, were CT based paranormal investigators, and were associated with some of the most prominent cases of hauntings and possessions.
The duo founded N.E.S.P.R., the New England Society for Psychic Research in 1952 and were involved in some of the most famous cases of hauntings of all time, including the infamous Amityville house, the Enfield poltergeist, and the Annabelle doll.
Warren was portrayed by Oscar-nominee Vera Farmiga in the 2013 supernatural horror film The Conjuring which followed the Warrens as they worked to help a family terrorized by a dark presence in their home in the 1970s.
"When nobody was really even talking about ghosts, they were just two people from Bridgeport, Connecticut, who came together and fell in love and Ed happened to have had a lot of paranormal instances when he was growing up and Lorraine was always the sensitive clairvoyant", said Larry Dwyer, a staff writer at the Horror News Network, a website that covers the horror film industry.
Her husband, Ed Warren, passed away in 2006 at the age of 79. Messages have been left for family members. Especially in this climate, to be honest with you, in this climate of dissension and rancor and division, I love exhibiting their unity, and their closeness, and their togetherness. Actress Vera Farmiga plays Lorraine in the "Conjuring" movies. "Love you Lorraine. You're waltzing with Ed now". She was happy and laughing until the very end, ' he shared in a statement on Facebook on Friday. "She was my angel and my hero, and she will be deeply missed", McKinnell wrote.
He added, "Please join us in celebrating her life and honoring her handsome soul. May God Bless her". To quote Will Rogers, she never met a person she didn't like.
'Righteousness was her breastplate, and she has touched my life so.
"She continued, "...compassion, and took a shield of faith.
My dear friend Lorraine Warren has passed. She was an avid animal lover and contributed to many animal charities and rescues.
Farmiga, who is slated to continue to star as Lorraine in The Conjuring 3 in 2020, tweeted a heartfelt tribute. She said these gifts also gave her the ability to see deeper beauty in people by reading their auras. One of his largest works on the topic is a study on the portrayals of people with disabilities in horror films.