Wendy S. Holzem

Feb. 7, 1960 - May 20, 2011

Wendy S. Holzem of Waukesha died unexpectedly Friday, May 20, 2011, at her home at the age of 51.

She was born in Oconomowoc on Feb. 7, 1960, the daughter of Ruben and Dorothy May (nee Burgess) Else. She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church in Eagle.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Angela Turley of Portage, Monica Turley of Portage, Alexander Holzem of Mukwonago and Mikayla Holzem of Waukesha; and her grandchildren, Allison Newton, Chloe Matelski, Dylan Mender, Devon Mender and Desirae Mender. She is further survived by her brothers and sisters, Randy (Cindy) Else of Pewaukee, Eugene (Donna) Else of Watertown, Donna (Eugene) Nutter of Watertown and Lisa (Mike) Davies of Waukesha, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Sally Swenson.

Visitation will be held from noon until the 2 p.m. funeral service Thursday, May 26, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

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