Hubert ‘Hubie’ W. Saunders

May 28, 1927 - May 17, 2011

Hubert "Hubie" Wyatt Saunders of Waukesha died Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at Lake Country Health & Rehabilitation, at the age of 83. He was born in Waukesha on May 28, 1927, the son of Coy and Grace (nee Anthes) Saunders.

Hubert proudly served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. For many years he had worked at Home Modernizers and had been the accountant at the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County.

He will be sadly missed by his beloved companion, Irene Ottenfeld of Chicago; his children, Steve (Jeannie) Saunders of Elkhorn, Lori Saunders of Maple Lake, Minn., and Todd Saunders of Gleason; and grandchildren, Jason (Jamie) Saunders of Delavan, Jeremiah (Chelsie) Schmid of Clearwater, Minn., Merlion Schmid of Maple Lake and Deanta Saunders of Gleason. He is further survived by his great-grandchildren, Ayla, plus one on the way, and many other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his brother Bruce, as well as his parents.

Graveside services with full military honors will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 25, at Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery.

Memorials in Hubert’s name are appreciated to the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County, 701 Northview Road, Waukesha, WI 53188.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.