Sarah E. Rosenkranz


Oct. 11, 1930 - Aug. 7, 2012



Sarah E. Rosenkranz (nee Haslam), a lifelong resident of Mukwonago, found peace at home surrounded by her family Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at the age of 81. Sarah was born in East Troy on Oct. 11, 1930, the loving daughter of Preston S. and Leona A. (nee Welbes) Haslam. 


On May 6, 1972, Sarah was united in marriage to the late Dr. Wilbur 'Bill' Rosenkranz. She was the loving sister of Maxine (Howard) Strickler, Leon (Dorothy) Haslam and the late LaVerne (the late James) Brewer and the stepmother of John (Pam) and James (Victoria) Rosenkranz. She is further survived by many loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until 12:15 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the Mukwonago United Church of Christ, S93-W30740 Highway NN, Mukwonago, WI 53149, with Rev. Teresa Howell officiating. A funeral service will be held at noon. Interment will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery.


Memorials in Sarah's name may be directed to her church. 


Sarah was a truly devoted aunt, loving her nieces, nephews and their children as though they were her own. She enjoyed the Brewers and Packers, especially during winning seasons, but doing for others was her greatest joy.


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