Laurene S. Harland

Laurene S. (nee Gebhard) Harland of Pewaukee died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2007.

The world lost a kind, thoughtful and loving person when Laurene died, as she enriched all the lives of those who knew her. She will be missed by many friends and relatives.

She is survived as the dear mother of Robert (Beverly) Harland; fond sister of Hank, William (Jo), Bob and David Gebhard, Edie Gebhard, Deloris (Irv) Strasen and Olive (Warren) Hage; proud grandmother of Ross, Jeff, Jason, Cory (Katrina) and Kelly Harland, Jamie Zahn, Steve (Lisa) Hale, Katie (Bart) Tucker and Bethany (Kyle) Lemieux; as well as five great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Harland; sisters, Marilyn Gebhard, Ruth Kapinos and Claudia Strzyzewski; daughter-in-law, Oriette Harland; and grandson, Brian Harland.

A visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 19, at Queen of Apostles Catholic Church, N35-W23401 W. Capitol Drive, City of Pewaukee, with the Rev. Robert Drutowski officiating. Interment is at Forest Hill Cemetery, Pewaukee, following the service.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is serving the family.