Pauline Hammel of Delafield passed away on May 1, 2017, at the age of 86 years. Pauline was born March 20, 1931, to Fred and Gertrude Johnson.
She married John Hammel on September 20, 1952, at Delafield Lutheran Church.
She is survived by her loving husband, John. She is the dear mother of Jonathan (Linda) Hammel and Jodi (Laurence) Wojnicz; dear grandmother of Natasha Hammel, Zachariah Hammel, Alexis (Vijay) Kaikini, Josiah (Melissa) Hammel, Austin Hammel, Nadia (Jeffery) Porter and Keenan (Yulia) Wojnicz; and great-grandmother of Aaliyah Kaikini, Christian Stevens, Natalia, Payton and Mason Hammel. She is further survived by her brothers William "Wink" Johnson and Allen Johnson.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers Arthur and Joseph.
Pauline was a member of the Nagawicka Yacht Club, president of City of Delafield Cemetery, commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars Oconomowoc, president of the Home Makers, on the Board of Waukesha Culinary, a charter member of the Twelve Nighters Dance Club and a member of Centime Nocturne Dance Club.
She loved working in her yard with flowers and picking up sticks. She loved to ballroom dance, and loved being on the lake and viewing the sunsets. She also loved time shared with family and friends.
Friends may visit today, May 4, from 1 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. all at the Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 121 S. Cross St., Oconomowoc.
Memorials may be sent to Stars and Stripes Honor Flight Inc., P.O. Box 636, Port Washington, WI 53074.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262567-4459 or visit online atwww.schmidtandbartelt.com.