Christa Konstanski

Dec. 1, 1931 - June 26, 2006

Christa Konstanski, 74, of Waukesha, died Monday, June 26, 2006, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc.

Born on Dec. 1, 1931, in Berlin, Germany, she is the daughter of the late Werner and Gertrude (nee Abel) Massmann.

Christa enjoyed collecting Hummels figurines and knitting.

She was married to Walter Konstanski on Dec. 18, 1976, in Waukesha.

She is survived by her husband; her daughter, Annette (Milo) Rise of Harker Heights, Texas; her sons, Peter (Mary) Werner of Milwaukee, Ralph Werner of Oak Creek, Martin Werner of Milwaukee and Christian Werner of Valdo; and her two stepchildren, Andreas Konstanski of Campbellsport and Carlos Konstanski of Idaho. She is further survived by her sister, Erika (Gunther) Kuerschuebel of Lebanon; her brother, Ullrich Massmann of Germany; as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Friday, June 30, at Hafemeister Funeral Home, 611 E. Main St., Watertown, where the Rev. Lee Meissner of Christ United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will be at Lutheran Cemetery in Watertown.

Hafemeister Funeral Home, (920) 261-2218, is serving the family.