WAUKESHA

Gail G. Gauerke

Oct. 8, 1943 - Dec. 12, 2006

Gail G. Gauerke, 63, of Waukesha, died unexpectedly Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Waukesha Springs Rehabilitation Center.

She was born Oct. 8, 1943, in Waukesha, the daughter of Chester R. and La Verne (nee Schramm) Gauerke.

Gail had been employed at the Waukesha Training Center in Waukesha. She loved bowling, dancing and crafts. Gail was a friend to everyone.

She is survived by her mother, La Verne Gauerke of Watertown; her brother, Thomas (Barbara) Gauerke; her sisters, Judith King of Waunakee and Dawn (Mark) Sredzinski of Oconomowoc; one niece; two nephews; four great-grandnephews; and a special friend, Donna Brunk of Milwaukee.

She was preceded in death by her father, Chester Gauerke; her niece, Cari; and her brother-in-law, Lewis King.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service today, Dec. 15, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lebanon. The Rev. James O’Reilly Christensen will officiate. Burial is at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Lebanon.

Hafemeister Funeral Home, Watertown, is serving the family. For more information, call (920) 261-2218.