Suzanne Savall

April 4, 1929 - May 5, 2011

Suzanne Savall, 82, of Bayfield, died Thursday, May 5, 2011. She was born April 4, 1929, in Sparta, the daughter of Alfred and Rachel (Woodworth) Johnson.

She grew up in Sparta and married her first husband, Robert Savall. They were residents of Pewaukee for many years, where they raised their family. She worked for CCI Printing Co. in Hartland for a number of years.

She was preceded in death by Robert.

In 1998, she married her second husband, William Compton, and they enjoyed living their summers in Bayfield and winters in Zephyrhills, Fla.

Suzanne loved spending time with her family and friends and her hobbies included gardening and bird watching.

She is survived by her husband, William Compton of Bayfield; six children, Joan (Richard) Sheingold of Connecticut, Candy (John) Lesch of Wisconsin, Chuck Savall of Colorado, Keith Savall of Washington, Brad (Traci) Savall of California and Suki (Dale) Ziegenhagen of Texas; seven grandchildren, Steve and Kelly Lesch, Kerri and David Sheingold and Jenna, Collin and Ryan Savall; two great-grandchildren, Jack and Addison Lesch; two brothers, Chuck (Pat) Johnson and Phil (Holly) Johnson; and a sister, Carol Johnson. She is further survived nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Besides her first husband Robert Savall, she was preceded in death by her son, Brian; parents, Alfred and Rachel (nee Woodworth) Johnson; brothers, Warren, Jim, Alan and Robert Johnson; and sisters, Virginia Rasmussen and Jayne Foss.

A memorial gathering will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 11, at Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 205 Prospect Ave., Pewaukee.

Memorials in Suzanne’s name can be directed to the American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.

Yonke & Son Funeral Home, 691-1900, is assisting the family.