Elaine C. Raduechel

June 4, 1937 – Feb. 17, 2010

Elaine C. Raduechel, 72, of Eagle, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2010, at her residence. She was born June 4, 1937, the daughter of the late Earl and Esther (nee Behling) Smart.

Elaine was a lifelong resident of Eagle. She graduated from Mukwonago High School in 1955 and was passionate about history, reading and genealogy. She was an avid Packers and NASCAR fan.

Elaine is survived by her husband, Ralph; children, Charlene Ritchey, Renee Raduechel, Roxanne (Torry) Butler and Renata (Joe) Furan; grandchildren, Tara, Raven, Brittany and Zane Butler, Morgan and Taylor Kuptz, and Nicole and Stephanie Furan; greatgrandson, Dade Butler; and brother, David (Marilyn) Smart. Elaine is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Elaine was preceded in death by her parents and first husband, Leone Ritchey.

Visitation for Elaine will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, at Mealy’s Funeral Home, 103 W. Eagle St., Eagle. Private family burial will be held at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Eagle.

For the online obituary and guest registry, go to www.hdlfuneralhomes.com.
Mealy’s Funeral Home in Eagle, 594-2442, is assisting the family.