Florence C. Skebba

Jan. 27, 1909 - Sept. 26, 2008

Florence C. Skebba of Waukesha died Friday, Sept. 26, 2008, at LindenGrove Health Care Center in Waukesha at age 99. She was born in Weston, Ill., on Jan. 27, 1909, the daughter of William and Mary (nee Bean) Clark.

On June 5, 1937, she married Walter Skebba; he preceded her in death in 1975. She was a volunteer for the Red Cross during World War II and enjoyed volunteering at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Florence was a lifetime member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Waukesha and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star No. 5.

Florence will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, Walter "Judy," she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters, Charles Clark, William Henry Clark, Alice Waddell, Helen Skebba and Lillian Holte.

Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Eastern Star services will begin at 6 p.m. at the funeral home with the funeral service to follow with the Rev. Gary Liedtke presiding. A private family burial will be held Thursday at Highland Memorial Park in New Berlin.

Memorials are appreciated to Allay Home and Hospice, 260 Regency Court #205, Brookfield, WI 53045.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation, and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.