Laurine A. Tenke (nee Hoefs)

July 31, 1926 - Jan. 29, 2009

Laurine A. Tenke (nee Hoefs) of the town of Summit found peace Thursday, Jan. 29, 2009, at age 82.

She was the beloved wife of nearly 61 years to James and the loving mother of Patricia (Paul) Fredrich, Jacqueline Tenke and Cheryl (Michael) Ness. She is also survived by her three grandchildren, Nicholas Fredrich, Jeffery and Samantha Ness. She is further survived by her kitty, "Sly," nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff at Waukesha Memorial Hospital, especially the intensive care unit nurses - Rachel, Cheryl and Kim and Dr. Zarling and Dr. Harlan.

Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St.Bruno Catholic Church, 266 W. Ottawa Ave. (Highway Z), Dousman. Please meet at the church. Final rest will be in Summit Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

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