WAUKESHA, MAUSTON

Eldred M. Spice

Aug. 27, 1915 - Jan. 23, 2006

Eldred M. Spice of Waukesha and Mauston, born Aug. 27, 1915, in the town of Armenia to the late Richard and late Minnie (nee Engwald) Spice, found peace Monday, Jan. 23, 2006, at age 90.

During retirement, Eldred found joy in life at his rural home, hunting with family and friends and sharing his memories of farming and life experiences.

He is the beloved husband of 60 years to the late Wanda (nee Pekala); loving father of Jeannette (Peter) Carstensen and the late Patricia Spice; dear grandfather of David (Lisa), Thomas and Daniel J. Carstensen; great-grandfather of Renee, Brian, Morgan and Taylor; and fond brother-in-law of Esther Spice, Stasia (Melvin) Zilinski and Joyce Spice. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brothers, William, Merton and Leslie Spice, and his sisters, Adeline (the late Frank) Boyles and Louise (the late Charles) Stevens.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, Jan. 27, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha (corner of highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94). Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.