Lucille I. Athas

April 2, 1931 - Oct. 19, 2006

Lucille I. Athas, 75, of Oconomowoc, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at AngelsGrace Hospice. She was born April 2, 1931, in Milwaukee, a daughter of John and Florence (nee Zolinski) Ratajczyk.

She married Roger Athas on July 12, 1972. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her children, Gayle (Walter) Ridgeman of Eagle, Jill (James) Nelson of Oconomowoc, LuAnn (Clyde) Rupnow of Watertown, Joseph (Dee) Rossa of Ashippun and Donald (Jill) Athas of Hartland; grandchildren, Jared, Jonathan, Joel Nelson, Alyssa, Andrew Rupnow, Alayna, Alec Rossa, Alyssa and Andrew Athas; stepgrandchildren, Joshua and Amy Johnson; sister, Marian (Anthony) Pawlowsky of Madison; and brother, John Jr. (Charlotte) Ratajczyk of New Berlin.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger; both parents; granddaughter, Jolyse Rossa; and brother, Donald Ratajczyk.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 23, at Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. Visitation continues from 10 a.m until the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, Oct. 24, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Laurie Stumme-Diers officiating. Burial will be in the Glenview Memorial Gardens, Ixonia.

Memorials can be made to AngelsGrace Hospice.

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