Colleen K. Runkel

Colleen K. Runkel (nee Grainger) found peace Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009, after a brief illness.

She was the beloved wife of 50 years to George; dear sister of Bill (Joy) Grainger and Sally McMally; and sister-in-law of Richard (Kathy). She is lovingly survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A memorial visitation will be held at 11:30 a.m. today, Oct. 27, at St. Marys Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha. A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Diabetes Association are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 786-8030 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.