Adolph Christian Werner Jr.

Dec. 2, 1916 - April 10, 2007

Adolph Christian Werner Jr., 90, passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2007, in Lake Havasu City, Ariz. He was born to Adolph Sr. and Louise Werner on Dec. 2, 1916, in Milwaukee.

Adolph served proudly under the direction of the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a patent draftsman for Allis Chalmers in Milwaukee for 45 years. Adolph was a member of the Golden K Kiwanis, the food pantry, Community Presbyterian Church and a lifetime member of the Lake Havasu Gem and Mineral Society.

He liked to go the clubs he was a member of, going to church, wood working, doing yard work and was an avid reader. He also liked to make jewelry, go golfing and bowling and enjoyed classical music.

Adolph is survived by his beloved wife, Margaret Werner of Lake Havasu; son, Dean Werner of St. Charles, Ill.; daughters, Cindy (Dennis) Leiske of Burbank, Calif., and Sherry (Dennis) Shanks of Milwaukee; stepsons, Thomas (Pat) Lemke of Houston and William Lemke of Waukesha; stepdaughters, Patricia (Bud) Connell of Wisconsin and Cindy (Dan) Mackey of Spirit Lake, Iowa; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, April 13, at Community Presbyterian Church. Words of comfort and inspiration were presented by the Rev. David Bybee.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Adolph’s name to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Arrangements were placed under the care of Lietz-Fraze Funeral Home & Crematory, (928) 855-4949. Thoughts and condolences may be submitted to the family at