Laura May Luckiesh

Laura May Luckiesh (nee Bowlby) of Hartford passed away Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006 at Woodland Health Center in Brookfield. She was 86 years old.

She was born May 26, 1919 in Muscatine, Iowa to Earl and Nellie (nee Phillips) Bowlby. She married John Luckiesh on May 25, 1941 in Muscatine.

Laura May worked at JC Penney and the Menasha Corp for several years. She belonged to the Homemakers Club and held many offices for the Hartford Lionesses. Laura May was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Hartford.

She is survived by her beloved husband, John; five children, Tom (Barbara) of Hartland, Robert of California, Linda (Steve) Schultz of Mequon, Debra (Mike) Boyer of Florida and Jim (Debbie) of Campbellsport; nine grandchildren, Scott (Michelle), Kristin (Rusty), Stephanie (Paul), Brad, Erin, Cara, Noah, Nicolaus and Tiara; and two great-grandchildren, David and Louis. Laura May is further survived by Ann Luckiesh, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; granddaughter, Sarah Boyer; brother, Virgil Bowlby; and sisters, Leota Stagg and Genevieve Butts.

Funeral Services were Sunday, Feb. 26, 2006 at Shimon Funeral Home in Hartford. Family greeted relatives and friends on Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorials to the Hartford Lioness Club appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home assisted the family.