Loretta D. Counsell

Dec. 28, 1923 – March 10, 2010

Loretta D. Counsell of Oconomowoc passed away March 10, 2010, at age 86. She was born Dec. 28, 1923, in Ashippun, to Solomon and Anne Duffy.
Loretta married Lloyd Counsell on July 24, 1946, at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church. She was the former office manager of Bonded Spirits in Oconomowoc.

Loretta is the dear mother of Michael (Mary Ellen) Counsell, Daniel (Cindy) Counsell and Patricia (E. Michael) Abler; grandmother of Duffy (Caryn) Counsell, Thomas (Kimberly) Counsell, Kevin Counsell, Bennett Counsell and Michael Abler; and great-grandmother of Taylor, Brennan, Haylie and Owen.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd; and daughter, Catherine Ann “Katie.”

Friends may visit from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, March 15, with a rosary service at 7:30 p.m., all at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 995 S. Silver Lake St., Oconomowoc. The funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at the church. Her final rest will be at St. Jerome Cemetery.

Memorials to St. Jerome Catholic Church, St. Catherine’s Catholic Church or the Special Olympics are appreciated.

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