Irmgard Clasen

Irmgard Clasen (nee Kurtz) joined our Savior on Sunday, April 13, 2008 at the age of 87.

Funeral services will take place at 7:30 p.m. this evening, April 17, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, 1193 Lakefield Road, in Grafton.

Visitation will be held at the church, from 5 p.m. until the time of service.

Schramka-Densow Funeral Home in Thiensville, 242-3120, is serving the family.

Irmgard was the loving mother of John, Melvin and Merrylou Green, Baldwin (and friend Sally Clarke) and Tim McCloskey; the grandmother of Beverly Green, Arthur (Kathy) Green, Melanie (Michael) Smith and Amy Clasen; the great-grandmother of Jordan, Makayla and Draper Smith; and the dear sister of Margurite Kurtz and Ellen Hembel. She is also survived by other nieces, nephews, friends and a host of foster children.

Irmgard was preceded in death by her loving husband Reinhard Clasen; loving daughter Kathleen; sister Anna Marie Nicolaus; and brother John Kurtz.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Johnís Lutheran Church or Portal Industries in Grafton are appreciated.

A special thank you to Kathy, Jody and Vitas Hospice.