Audrey Franzmeier

April 3, 1934 – July 22, 2013

Audrey Franzmeier, 79, of Waukesha, found peace Monday, July 22, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. Audrey was born April 3, 1934, in Milwaukee, to John and Irene Kollenbroich.

She worked as a secretary for Allis Chalmers, and later enjoyed being a stay-at-home mom.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leon, whom she married May 10, 1957; and her sister, Kathleen Dahl. She is survived by her son, Scott; daughter-in-law, Lisa; granddaughters, Cassidy and Sophie Franzmeier; siblings, Edward (Diane), Joanne and Richard (Vicki) Kollenbroich; as well as many nieces, nephews and other extended family, friends and neighbors. Audrey was interred at St. Joseph’s Cemetery and Mausoleum in Waukesha.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, at North Shore Presbyterian Church, 4048 N. Bartlett Ave., Shorewood.

Memorials are appreciated to Bread for the World.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 786-8030 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.