Lucille H. Dauffenbach ‘Dauffie’
H. Dauffenbach, lifelong resident of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on
Friday, June 16, 2017, at the age of 98 years. She was the daughter of
Karl M. and Hazel L. (nee Leistiko) Dahms. Lucille married Douglas W.
Dauffenbach on June 28, 1941. She was a longtime member of St. Mary
Catholic Church, Christian Mothers and the Catholic Study Club. Lucille
graduated from Waukesha High School and St. Mary's School of Nursing.
She was a registered nurse, employed at Waukesha Memorial Hospital for
over 35 years. Lucille was a board member of Friends of Retzer Nature
Center and volunteered at the GMO and the Waukesha County Historical
Society. Lucille was also a world traveler, avid golfer and bowler and a
dedicated family historian. Most of all, she loved spending time with
Cairns; great-grandchildren, Samantha, Orion, Aidan, Logan, Bailey, Justin, Ilya, Sawyer, Ariana, Alexandra, Sophia and Charlie. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. Lucille was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Douglas W.; daughter, Susan Carlton; son, Doug Jr. and her siblings, Charles, Ruth, Glen and Joanne.
A visitation for Lucille will take place on Thursday, June 22, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 11:00 a.m. memorial Mass at St. Mary Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186. Inurnment will take place immediately following at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. If desired, memorials in Lucille’s name to the Friends of Retzer, S14W28167 Madison St., or Waukesha Memorial Hospital Foundation, at firstname.lastname@example.org, would be appreciated.
Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning
Services is serving the family. For further information, please call
262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary, or to leave a
condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.