Carol Anne Barchus
Sept. 17, 1944 – Sept. 24, 2012
Carol Anne Barchus “Gramma Gramma,” age 68, of North
Prairie, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at her
residence. She was born Sept. 17, 1944, the daughter of
John and Shirley Austin.
Carol married James T. Barchus on July 19, 1980, in
Mukwonago, and they lived their life in the Waukesha
County area. Carol was a hairdresser for many years and
retired in 2004.
Carol is the beloved wife of James Barchus of North
Prairie; cherished mother of Deborah Penzkover of
Waukesha, Lisa Nevitt-Austin of East Troy, Angela (Mark)
Penzkover of Mukwonago, Jamie (Debra) Barchus of
Milwaukee and Diana Barchus of Milwaukee; adored
grandmother of Leah, Renee, Nicholas, Levi, Sarah, Noah,
Kenneth, Hollyanne, Madison, Lauren, John, Alison and
Catherine; great-grandmother of Jasper and Jasmine; and
dear sister of Connie Austin of Milwaukee. Carol was
loved and will be remembered by other relatives and many
Visitation for Carol will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 28,at Haase Lockwood & Associates Funeral
Home, 103 W. Eagle St., Eagle, with a time for sharing
memories at 7 p.m. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday,
Sept. 29, at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Mukwonago (please
meet at the cemetery).
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to
consider memorials to the family.
Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes and Crematory
of Eagle is assisting the family, 594-2442. For the
online guest registry, please go to