Elaine C. Boettcher
Jan. 18, 1926 ó Feb. 1, 2018

Elaine C. Boettcher was born to life on January 18, 1926; baptized on February 7, 1926; and born into eternal life on Thursday, February 1, 2018.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, the Rev. Dr. Frederick Boettcher, and their five children, Fred, Miriam (Bruce) Behselich, Paul (Chris), Beth (Rev. Mark) Palmer and Kristen (Curt) Kolell, and their 11 grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 7, at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, 1205 East Ave., Waukesha, from 9 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment at Sunnyside Cemetery.

She was a grateful recipient of Godís gift of eternal life through faith in Jesus Christ. Out of faith, she gladly served the Lord and people in many ways: high school math teacher, church organist since her teen years, Sunday school teacher and adult Bible class leader, Lutheran Womenís Missionary League leader, gardener, flower arranger, seamstress, quilter, greeting card creator, camper and world traveler (29 countries).

Harder Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262781-8350 or visit online at www.harderfuneralhome.com.