Nancy L. Krubsack

July 17, 1940 – Dec. 17, 2010

Nancy L. Krubsack, 70, of Westfield, formerly of Waukesha, passed away on Friday, Dec. 17, 2010, at her home.

She was born on July 17, 1940, in Milwaukee, the daughter of Frank and Lenore (Placzek) Eckmann. Nancy graduated from Messmer High School in 1958. She proudly served her country with the U.S. Air Force from 1958 to 1961 and as an Air Force recruiter from 1962 to 1964. Nancy married Paul Krubsack on Aug. 22, 1964, at Our Lady of Good Hope in Milwaukee. She worked at Briggs and Stratton for 19 years, retiring in 1995. Nancy was a past member of St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Waukesha. She was a current member of Metz Mosher American Legion Post 244 of Westfield and St. Paul Lutheran Church in Crystal Lake, Marquette County.

Survivors include her son, Michael (Wanda) Krubsack, Watertown; daughter, Sheila (Kevin) Schmidt, Wonder Lake, Ill.; three grandchildren, Leann (Matt), Jackie and Alan; four great-grandchildren, Lilliana, Alessia, Evalina and Leonora; two brothers, Randy (Geri) Eckmann, Sarasota, Fla., and Ken Eckmann, West Allis; sister-in-law, Ruth Unora, Milwaukee; brother-in-law, Robert (Marcella) Krubsack, Brookfield; and a dear friend, Cindy Torkilsen, Harrisville. Nancy was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Paul, on Feb. 3, 2009.

A memorial service for Nancy will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Crystal Lake, Marquette County, with the Rev. Blaine Niskanen officiating. Full military honors will follow the service at the church. Inurnment will be in Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Union Grove, at a later date. A memorial visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

Steinhaus-Holly Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Westfield, is serving the family. Online obituaries and condolences can be found at www.steinhaushollyfuneralhome.com