Roger W. Klawes

Nov. 16, 1946 - Feb. 22, 2006

Roger W. Klawes, 59, of Oconomowoc, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006, at Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital.

Born Nov. 16, 1946, in Oconomowoc, he was the son of Lawrence and Arnetta (nee Crandall) Klawes.

He was a shop mechanic at The Parts Hut in Hartland for the past 30 years and a member of St. Paulís Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oconomowoc.

Survivors include his wife, Kathryn, whom he married Nov. 7, 1970; his sons, Michael Klawes and Daniel Klawes; his brothers and sisters, Elenor (Ray) Rogness, Evelyn (Bob) Robel, Beverly (Roger) Paulsberg-Lindsay, Diane Schroeder and Wayne (Jane) Klawes; brothers-in-law, J. Patrick Murphy and Peter (Jean) Smith; and sister-in-law, Cheryl (Glenn) Acheson.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Elda "Blondie" Murphy.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 3 p.m. funeral service Monday, Feb. 27, at Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 Cross St., Oconomowoc. The Rev. Paul Borgman will officiate. Burial will be held at LaBelle Cemetery.

Memorials are recommended to the Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital Foundation or Oconomowoc Fire Department emergency medical technicians.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 567-4459, is serving the family.