Carol Ann Waldvogel

Carol Ann Waldvogel, 60, of Waukesha, formerly of the town of Erin, Washington County, died Friday, March 30, 2007 at Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Milwaukee on June 8, 1946 to Helen (nee Krell) and the late Frank Lesjak.

Carol lived with her family in the town of Erin for 28 years and moved to Waukesha in 2004. She was a member of St. Mary of the Hill for 26 years where she enjoyed singing in the choir.

She was a member and past officer of the Waukesha Kiwanian Club. On Dec. 30, 1967 she married Charles J. Waldvogel at St. Bernadette’s Catholic Church in Milwaukee.

She will be sadly missed by her loving husband of 39 years, Charles J. of Waukesha; their two children, Julia Lynn (Kevin) Grove of Hammond and Michael (Melissa) Waldvogel of Sun Prairie; three special grandchildren, Megan and Kaleigh Waldvogel and Elizabeth Grove; and her mother, Helen Krell of Waukesha. She is further survived by her aunt, Sister Christopher Krell, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, cousins, other relatives and many friends. She was preceded in death by her father, Frank Lesjak, and all of her other aunts and uncles.

Visitation was Tuesday, April 3, 2007 at St. Mary of the Hill Catholic Church in Hubertus. There was a second visitation on Wednesday, April 4 prior to the Mass of Christian Burial, with Father Fred Alexander presiding. Burial was at St. Augustan Cemetery.

If desired, memorials to St. Mary of the Hill Catholic Church, 1525 Carmel Rd., Hubertus, WI 53033, The Discalced Carmelite Friars 1525 Carmel Rd., Hubertus, WI 53033 or Tyme Out Youth Ministry West, 332 North 6786 County Rd. C, Stone Bank, WI 53058-9737.

For more information please call Randle-Dable Funeral Home at 262-547-4035 or visit to leave the family an online tribute.

The family would like to thank Dr. Jerry Stanley, Nurse Barb, Dr. Gary Stewart, and Dr. George Geanon of Advanced Healthcare, Dr. Balaraju Gandhavdi, of The Community Memorial Hospital Rehab Center, And Dr. Kevin Gee and Nurse Donna Skiba of Covenant, and many other health care professionals.

A special thanks to Carol’s Guardian Angels on earth, Brother Martin Murphy, Carol Ehrsam and Erika David. A further special thanks to the emergency staff of Waukesha Memorial Hospital.

Randle-Dable Funeral Home assisted the family.