Elizabeth M. ‘Betty’ Kucken

Oct. 17, 1918 — Aug. 1, 2016

Elizabeth M. “Betty” Kucken, 97, of Oconomowoc, was born to eternal life on August 1, 2016, at Shorehaven Health Center in Oconomowoc. Elizabeth was born October 17, 1918, the daughter of Daniel and Kathryn (nee Luy) Bartell.

She spent her life taking care of her family, her home, and her flower gardens.

Survivors include her loving children Rosemary (Mel) Stark, Judy (Bob) Schell, Elaine (Dale) Swenson, Darlene Kucken, Jerry (Diane) Kucken, Dorothy (Mark) Nelsen and Don (KT) Kucken. She is further survived by grandchildren Chris Stark, Robin Jacobi, Lisa Smith, Amanda Powers- Schell, Sarah Gratke, April Janny, Shannon Olson, Amy Swenson, J.B. Kucken, Mikayla Kucken, Jessica Clemans and Sam Nelsen, along with great-grandchildren Allison, Zachery, Michael, Magdalena, Hunter, August, Kade, Emmerson, Colton and Quinn.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Delbert, two brothers Lawrence and Ervin, one sister Lorraine, along with their spouses, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 AM until the time of Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM on Saturday, August 6, at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 995 S. Silver Lake St., Oconomowoc.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Jerome Parish or Shorehaven Health Center are appreciated.

Special thanks with our deepest gratitude to the staff of Shorehaven, especially in Woodland Household, for your compassionate and loving care and for making these last years of her life so peaceful.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.

You will be deeply missed, Mom!!