Chris Lembke

Aug. 10, 1917 - Sept. 22, 2008

Chris Lembke, 91, of Oconomowoc, died Monday, Sept. 22, 2008, at Shorehaven Health Center. He was born Aug. 10, 1917, to Walter and Mabel Lembke.

He married Ramone Graf on June 23, 1956, in Waukesha, and worked as a cabinet maker in Nashotah. Chris was affiliated with Kettle Moraine United Presbyterian Church.

Chris is survived by his children, Stephanie (Mark) Flessert of Oconomowoc, Stephan (Kathy) Lembke of Hartland, Mellodie Gates of Green Bay and Christian Lembke of Stone Bank; his brothers and sisters, Franklin Lembke, Gladys (Paul) Petersen, Delores Grulke, Jack (Audrey) Lembke and Harlow (Barbara) Lembke; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ramone, in 2003.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral service Saturday, Sept. 27, at Kettle Moraine United Presbyterian Church, N66-W32690 Highway K, Stone Bank, with the Rev. Mark Rydberg officiating. Burial will be at The Gardens of Stone Bank Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Kettle Moraine United Presbyterian Church, the American Stroke Association or Shorehaven Health Center.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.