Lester E. Werning

Oct. 5,1921 - Nov. 16, 2011

Lester E. Werning, 90, of Oconomowoc, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2011. Lester was born Oct. 5,1921, in Waukesha, to George and Elsie (nee Hoppe) Werning.

He was a maintenance manager for the Midway Motor Lodge in Wauwatosa and was a graduate of Waukesha High School.

Lester is survived by his daughter, Mary (Lee) Schmidt of Sullivan; his grandchildren, the Rev. Daniel (Debbie) Schwerin of Greendale and Dr. Michael (Alicia) Schwerin of San Diego, Calif.; and his great-grandchildren, Rachael (Alberto) Pelcastre-Schwerin and Andrew, Riley, Braeden and Tate Schwerin.

Lester was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and one sister.

Private graveside services were held at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.