Richard J. Motl

March 3, 1928 - April 14, 2007

Richard J. Motl of Oconomowoc passed away Saturday, April 14, 2007, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc. He was 79 years old.

Richard was born in Marshfield on March 3, 1928, the son of Aloysius and Leona (nee Wettingal) Motl.

In 1986, he retired from Carnation Can Division in Oconomowoc. Richard served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a member of St. Jeromes Catholic Church in Oconomowoc.

Survivors include his wife, Frances (nee Bergmann); two children, Sandra (Noe) Finkenbinder and Dale Motl; three grandchildren, Ryan Finkenbinder and Nathan and Elizabeth Motl; three sisters, Bernice King, Elizabeth (Lindy) Zak and Eileen Lake; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Raymond.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 17, from 11 a.m. until the time of a funeral service at 1 p.m. at the Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. Burial will follow at Glenview Memorial Gardens, Ixonia.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Jeromes Catholic Church would be appreciated.

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