Margaret Grace Kluth

Aug. 18, 1920 - Jan. 19, 2009

Margaret Kluth (nee Wellhausen) of Waukesha died after a short illness Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at age 88. She was born in Waukesha on Aug. 18, 1920, to the late Alfred and Emma (nee Wilkins) Wellhausen. In addition to her parents, Margaret was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 61 years, Thomas J. Kluth, and her brother, Harold Wellhausen.

Margaret was the loving mother of Thomas R. (Liz) Kluth and Sandy (Vince) Weidner and was the loving grandmother of Steve (Jo Anna) Kluth, Gary (Tara) Kluth, Julie Weidner and Amy Weidner (fiance Ryan Hartman). She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Margaret worked at Waukesha Motors during World War II and was a homemaker for the remainder of her life. She remained active her whole life and enjoyed gardening, home projects and playing cards.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service Sunday, Jan. 25, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.