Louise Behlke

Louise Behlke, 87, of Waukesha, was born to eternal life Tuesday, April 3, 2007.

She is the loving mother of the late Don Behlke, Darlene (Tom) Van Pietersom and Joe (Lily) Behlke; dearest grandmother of Tim, Julie, Jim, Denise, John, Tom, Jody, Tammy, Tim, Gary and Jeff; and the beloved sister of Rose Kropfel, the late Laura Flavel, the late Joe (Mag) Italiano and the late Frank Italiano. She is also loved by 23 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

A visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the 11 a.m. prayer service Thursday, April 5, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 818 N. East Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.

If desired, memorials are appreciated to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, The Caring Place in Waukesha or AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.