Carol Ann Uecker

Carol Ann Uecker, 48, of Hustisford, surrounded by her loving family, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007 at Angels Grace Hospice after a courageous battle with cancer.

Carol was born Nov. 19, 1958 in Chicago, the daughter of Robert and Patricia A. (nee Hale) La-Porte, and married Den-nis Uecker Oct. 14, 1995 at Bethany Ev. Lutheran Church in Hustisford.

Carol was a huge Chicago Bears fan.

She worked at ITW BEE Leitzke Co. in Iron Ridge for the past 10 years.

Carol is survived by her husband, Dennis; a daughter, Ashley Elizabeth Uecker of Hustisford; her father Robert LaPorte Sr. of Park Falls; her mother, Patricia A. (William) Waterman of Iron Ridge; her father-in-law, Eugene Uecker of Juneau; a sister, Mary (Ted) Elliott of Coral Springs, Fla.; two brothers, Robert R. (Mary Beth) LaPorte II and Jim LaPorte, both of Illinois; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Richard (Sandra) Uecker of Hustisford, Larry (Barbara) Uecker of Neosho, Mark (Anne) Uecker of St. Francis and Lori Uecker of Hustisford.

She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death was her mother-in-law, Lorraine Uecker.

Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, at Bethany Ev. Lutheran Church, Hustisford, with Revs. Timothy Bauer and David Pries officiating.

Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 4-8 p.m. and also on Saturday from 9-11 a.m.

Interment will be in Hustisford Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Bethany Ev. Lutheran Church, Angels Grace Hospice, The American Cancer Society or to the family would be appreciated.

The Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home-Hustisford is serving the family.

www.berndt-ledesmafuneralhome.com.