Norma L. Kapke

Norma L. Kapke, nee Lennart, 94, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007 at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hospital, West Bend.

She was born to the late John and Elizabeth (nee Hintz) Lennart in Milwaukee, on Aug. 14, 1913, and married Benno G. Kapke, Jr. on Aug. 27, 1938 at Ascension Lutheran Church in Milwaukee.

Norma was a longtime resident of Cedar Community, West Bend, and was an active member of Ladies of McKinley and NALC Auxiliary 144.

She is survived by a daughter, Susan (David) Covey of Fort Atkinson; a daughter-in-law, Sheila Kapke of Grafton; four grandchildren, Jeffrey (Tara) Kapke, Joelle (Tim) Peterson, Tamara Lange (Steve Grob-schmidt) and Naomi (Matt) Buckli; and six great-grandchildren, Kylene, Adam, Chloe, Courtney, Callie and Clark.

She is further survived by many other relatives and dear friends.

Preceding her in death were her husband; a son, Kenneth; and a brother, LeRoy.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 6 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend.

Visitation with family and friends will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, from 3 to 6 p.m.

Burial will take place at Vallhalla Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to Cedar Community or a charity of the donor’s choice.