WAUKESHA

Carol A. Guenther

Sept. 10, 1941 - Jan. 30, 2008

Carol A. Guenther (nee Manke), 67, of Waukesha, found peace with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2008.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Rolf.

Carol was the loving mother of Kathleen (Tim) VanHimbergen, Tom (Mary) Guenther and the late Michael Guenther; cherished grandma of Emily, Abigail and Jack Guenther; dear sister of Gerald Manke, Nancy (recently deceased Butch) Smoger, Robert, Rick and Danny Manke; and dear sister-in-law of Herman (Herta), Brenda and Elsie Guenther. Carol was loved by her "grand companions," Penney, Bengi and Cari. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. vigil Monday, Feb. 4, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 15250 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Visitation will also be held at the funeral home Tuesday, Feb. 5, from 9 a.m. until 10 a.m. and the Mass of Christian burial will follow at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, 16000 W. National Ave., New Berlin. Burial will follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. 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.