Jonnie Lise Lott McElvogue


Nov. 5, 1944 - Oct. 15, 2012



Jonnie Lise Lott McElvogue, 67, of Pewaukee, died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.


Jonnie was born to Alvar and Henny Backstrand in Simrishamn, Sweden, on Nov. 5, 1944.


She graduated from Oconomowoc High School and has lived most of her life in Waukesha County.


She enjoyed many things. She was an avid golfer and tennis player and an avid reader. She was an exceptional chef and many loved her for her excellent food. She loved gardening and had a great green thumb. She loved music and the painting.


Jonnie was well-loved and leaves behind many whose lives were brightened by her smile and laughter.


She was a patient, loving and steadfast mother to her two boys, Christopher Douglas Hamley and Scott Tucker Hamley. She was also a very active, loving and supportive grandmother to Matthew and Katie Hamley, Ethan and Jarod Hamley, Megan and Isaac Hamley and Violet Agnes Hamley.


Jonnie, we all love you and will miss you.


Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, N19-W24350 Riverwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53188.