Mary Carol Grams

Mary Carol Grams, 54, of West Bend, was called to join Godís glorious kingdom of peace and joy on Thursday, March 8, 2007 after a long illness.

Mary is survived by her loving children, Alicia Grams of West Bend, Renee (Jace) Schubert of Ixonia and Carla Grams of West Bend; and her treasured grandchildren, Jacob and Anthony Friedl and Cheyenne Schubert.

She is also survived by her beloved and caring mother, Alice K. Koepke of Saukville; devoted brothers, Ronald A. (Rosanne) Koepke of Richfield, Michael P. Koepke of Saukville, Tim D. Koepke (Carol Sierma) of West Bend and William N. Koepke of Saukville; her close nephew, Billy Koepke; her very dearest friend, Robert Fiddler of West Bend; her beloved Aunt June Vargas of Milwaukee, Aunt Winnie Kilian of Maryland and Uncle Owen McAteer of Maryland; other special relatives, and many dear friends.

She was greeted at the gates of Godís kingdom by her father, William N. Koepke.

A visitation with family and friends will be held at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, on Tuesday, March 13, from 4 p.m. until the time of a prayer vigil at 7 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church, 1025 S. Seventh Ave., West Bend, with Father Jeffery Haines officiating.

Interment will follow the Mass in Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are sincerely appreciated to the family at this time, and will help provide aid and assistance to Maryís favorite charity, the Indian Childrenís Mission in South Dakota.