Gloria H. Lange

A funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Schramka-Densow Funeral Home, 423 N. Main St., Thiensville, for Gloria H. Lange (nee Stager) of Mequon, formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., who died March 28, 2006 at the age of 88. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service. Interment to follow at Wood National Cemetery. Schramka-Densow Funeral Home, Thiensville, assisted the family.

Gloria was the beloved wife of the late Gordon W. Lange; loving mother of Mike (Barb), Jeanette (Robert) Fischer, William (Jeannie), Gordon F. (Jan), Darlene (Emil) Scherf, Robert (Helga), Cherry and Ken Lange. Also survived by 17 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, a sister, two brothers, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Lasata Care Center for all their loving care. In lieu of flowers, memorials appreciated.

Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg for Lucille E. Benz of Cedarburg, who died on Sunday, April 2, 2006 age 76 at Columbia St. Marys Hospital. Visitation will be held at the church on Thursday from 4 p.m. until time of service. Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg assisted the family.

Lucille was born in Mequon on May 27, 1929 to the late Alfred and Minnie (nee Bartelt) Koopmann and married Elroy Benz on May 5, 1951 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.

Lucille is survived by her husband Elroy of Cedarburg and her daughter Cheryl (Richard) Janke of Cedarburg. She was preceded in death by brother Kenneth Koopmann. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Memorials to Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg appreciated. Online condolences can be made at