Sylvia A. Blodgett


Dec. 13, 1910 - Aug. 7, 2012



Sylvia A. Blodgett (nee Keppen) passed away at River Hills West Healthcare Center in Pewaukee on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at the age of 101. Sylvia was born in Mukwonago on Dec. 13, 1910, the beloved daughter of Frederick S. and Emma A. (nee Hause) Keppen.


Sylvia was preceded in death by her loving husband, Stanley; her parents; and her brother, Ervin E., and his wife, Esther Keppen. She is survived by her dear niece, Carolyn (Duane) Handke of Elkorn; her best friend, Priscilla Hall of Neshkoro; and other relatives and friends.


Sylvia was a lifelong resident of Waukesha County, having lived in Genesee, Hartland and Pewaukee.


Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 11:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St., Mukwonago, with funeral services beginning at noon. Interment will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Mukwonago.


Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at