Evelyn A. Lenz
Oct. 14, 1920 – May 7, 2010
Evelyn A. Lenz of Waukesha died Friday, May 7, 2010, at LindenGrove Health
Care Center at the age of 89. She was born in Chicago on Oct. 14, 1920,
the daughter of August and Mary Herman.
Evelyn married the love of her life, Arthur Lenz, on Oct. 26, 1938.
Together Arthur and Evelyn proudly worked on the family farm in Valders as
third-generation farmers. She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran
Church, Waukesha. Evelyn was active in the Ladies Aide at Trinity
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Liberty Township, she was a pristine
housekeeper and enjoyed gardening. Evelyn’s greatest joy in life was
spending time with her family.
Evelyn will be dearly missed by her sons, Donald (Jean) Lenz and Elroy
(Lauren); grandchildren, Kelly (Chris) Orlove, Scott (Christine) Moore and
Douglas (Heather) Lenz; and great-grandchildren, Miranda and Nicole Orlove
and Kaelyn Michelle Lenz. Evelyn is further survived by other relatives
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brothers, August (late
Sabena) Herman and Elmer Herman; her granddaughter, Michelle Lenz; and an
infant grandson, Christopher Lenz.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 3:30 p.m. service today, May
11, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1052 Whiterock Ave., Waukesha,
WI 53186.The Rev. Larry Gates will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the church are appreciated (see address
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For further information, please call
542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence,