Jeanette Ann Belling
May 12, 1938 — July 2, 2015
Jeanette A. Belling of Waukesha died Thursday, July 2, 2015, at her home at the age of 77. She was born on May 12, 1938, in Caledonia, Minn., the daughter of Orville and Eleanor (nee Papenfus) Runingen.
She was a 40-year member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church. On October 20, 1956, she married Robert W. Belling in West Salem. She had worked as a baker in the cafeteria at Carroll College and for the past 20 years has been working at Culver’s in Muskego.
She will be sadly missed by her children Brenda (Ken) Mitchell of Waukesha, Perry (Cynthia) Belling of Dousman, Kevin (Annie) Belling of Wauwatosa, Carrie (Phillip) Bowey of Princeton, Colleen (Kent) Miller of Waukesha and Russell (Jennifer) Belling of Waukesha. She was the dear grandmother of Matthew (Amy) Belling, Amanda Mitchell, Megan (Christian) Uribe, Ashley Mitchell, Danielle (Ryan) Thornton, Kyle Belling, Brandon Bowey, Ava Belling, Caden Belling, Reid Belling and Brynn Belling, and loving great-grandmother of Merrik Belling. She is further survived by her sisters Oriel Lee (Andy) Huxman and Ethel (Wayne) Runingen; brother Lionel (Eydie) Runingen; best friends Marlene Fleishman, Ginny Krohn and Alice Kellog; her four-legged companion Emma; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 8, from 11:00 a.m. until the 1:00 p.m. memorial service, all at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 300 Carroll St., Waukesha. Burial will follow the service at Prairie Home Cemetery.
Memorials in Jeanette’s name are appreciated to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1120 James Drive, Suite A, Hartland, WI 53029.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Service is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave the family an online tribute message.