Lucille ‘Lu’ W. Williams


June 6, 1924 - Jan. 29, 2013



Lucille “Lu” W. Williams, a longtime Waukesha resident, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Avalon Square at the age of 88. She was born in Milwaukee on June 6, 1924, the daughter of Leonard and Malinda (nee Seybold) Rosnow. 


Lu graduated from Rufus King High School and attended Carroll College, where she met her husband Robert Williams.  They married on July 14, 1945 at Epiphany Lutheran Church in Milwaukee.  Lu later worked at Carroll College and did part-time modeling for Rosemary Bishoff. She was a member of the Junior Women’s Club, the Waukesha Women’s Club, the Eastern Star, and the Waukesha Service Club and Senior League. Lu was also a den mother and Brownie leader. Lu enjoyed bowling, playing bridge and golf and was an avid Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers fan.


She is loved and will be sadly missed by her children, Thomas (Marcie) Williams of Pewaukee, Susan Williams of Waukesha and Sally Morgan of Melbourne, Fla.; her two grandchildren, Kimberly (the late Kelly) Teuteberg of Sullivan and Brooke (Brian) Williams-Hartling of West Allis; and two great-grandchildren, Amanda (fiance Roy Gerick) Teuteberg of Sullivan and Jacob Teuteberg of Sullivan. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 


She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Robert G. Williams, on May 19, 2005; her sisters, Ruth (Merle) Knox and Anita Nuss; and her parents.


Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6:30 p.m. funeral service Friday, Feb. 1, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. The Rev. Bill Humphreys will preside. A private family burial will be held Saturday at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield. 


If desired, memorials are appreciated to the Waukesha Senior Service Club, 1444 S. West Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186, or to the charity of the donor’s choice. 


For further information, please call the Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions, an online obituary or to leave the family an online tribute message.