Lawrence C. "Binger" Albinger

Lawrence C. "Binger" Albinger, 96, of the town of Saukville, passed away in the early morning hours of Monday, May 28, 2007, at Lasata Nursing Home in Cedar-burg where he had been a resident for the last five years.

Binger was born in the town of Saukville on Feb. 19, 1911, the son of Henry and Margaret (nee Meyer) Albinger, and was united in marriage with Marian R. Schwinn at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg on May 13, 1944.

The couple farmed in the town of Saukville.

Binger was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church where he was a former parish secretary, as well as belonging to the Catholic Knights, the Catholic Order of Foresters, the Sheboy-gan-Ozaukee-Washington Pork Producers, Ozaukee County Dairy Promotion, Ozaukee County Farm Bureau and the Agricultural Stabilization Con-servation Committee.

He was also a past-president and honorary member of the Waubeka Fire Department and had served on the building committee for Lasata Nursing Home.

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Marian, of Lasata; their five children, Jo Ann (Dan) Cherney of Menomonee Falls, Kenneth (Sharon) Albinger of Saukville, Richard (Mary) Al-binger of Belgium, Thomas (the late Dianne) Albinger, of Sauk-ville and James (Mary) Albinger of West Bend.

He is further survived by eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Doris Thelen of Plymouth; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his two brothers, Paul and Clarence.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, May 31, at 7 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 521 Congress Drive, Newburg.

Father Guy Gurath will officiate and interment will be Friday in St. Peter Cemetery in the town of Farmington.

The family will receive visitors Thursday at the church from 3-7 p.m.

Memorials are suggested in lieu of flowers.

The Eernisse Funeral Home of Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements.

Online condolences can be left at www.eernissefuneralhome. com.