Carole M. Sutter

Jan. 8, 1933 - Feb. 16, 2007

Carole M. Sutter of Waukesha (formerly of Mequon and Thiensville) died after a long illness with Alzheimer’s on Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at Alexian Village at the age of 74.

She was born Jan. 8, 1933, in West Bend, the daughter of George and Loretta (Sauer) Wiedmeyer. Carole graduated from St. Mary’s School of Nursing and continued her education at Marquette University in Milwaukee. She started her career in nursing at Children’s Hospital and retired from the Village of Brown Deer Health Department. Carole was an exceptional mom and enjoyed knitting, sewing, handwork and baking.

Carole will be sadly missed by her husband of 45 years, Terry; daughters, Rachel (Mark) Saari of Shorewood and Gwen Sutter (Thomas Benson) of Minneapolis; grandchildren, Jack and Lucy Benson and Luke Saari; brother, Daniel (Barbara) Wiedmeyer of Sleepy Hollow, Ill.; aunt, Ione Coughlin of Sussex; dear friends, Shirley and Bruno Franceschi of Thiensville; and other relatives and friends.

Private services were held for Carole. Burial took place at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery in Mequon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations would be appreciated to the Alzheimer’s Association Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter, 6130 W. National Ave., Suite 200, Milwaukee, WI 53214.

For additional information please contact the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home & Cremation Services at 542-6609. For an online obituary, directions or to leave cards of condolences, visit our Web site at www.waukeshafuneralhome.com.