Elaine H. Behncke

Elaine H. Behncke (nee Huhnke) was born to eternal life Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, at age 88.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Eugene; and her siblings, Lucille Morris, Betty Habeck and Bob Huhnke.

She was the beloved mother of Sheri Wagester, Patrick Rae Keating, Betty Keating, Mike Keating, the late Melody Parrilla, Kelly (Stanley) Mindiola and the late Corrina Keating, and the dear sister of Joyce (Roland) Berens, George (Valerie) Huhnke and Chuck (Joyce) Huhnke. Elaine was loved and will be remembered by many grandchildren, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Monday, Dec. 12, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Burial to follow at Wood National Cemetery.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.