Alice A. Laubenstein, 92

Alice A. Laubenstein, former resident of Cedarburg, went home to the Lord on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, at the Aspirus Hospital of Wausau, at the age of 92.

Funeral Services for Alice were held on Saturday, Aug. 9, at Good Shepherd Ev. Lutheran Church in West Bend. The Rev. Robert Hein officiated the service. Burial took place in Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend. Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service of West Bend handled the arrangements.

Alice was born on Dec. 19, 1915, daughter of the late Theodore and Alida (nee Klueber) Tews. In 1939, she was united in marriage to Harold Laubenstein.

Alice was an instrumental founder of the Association for Retarded Citizens (ARC) of Washington County, and was a board member of the Comprehensive Community Services Association (CCSA) of Washington County for over 25 years.

Alice is survived by her two children, James Laubenstein of West Bend and Dr. Karen (Eugene) Beimborn of Leona; three grandchildren, Jon (Michelle) Beimborn of Sussex, Kristin (Mike) Rheingans of Appleton and Jamie (Lisa) Beimborn of Appleton; six greatgrandchildren, Taylor and Alexandra Beimborn of Sussex, Matt and Katie Rheingans of Appleton, and Nateah and Alaina Beimborn of Appleton. She is further survived by a sister, Ruth (Paul) Rathke of Cedarburg; two sisters-in-law, Esther Laubenstein of Newburg and Myrtle Laubenstein of West Bend; a brother-in-law, Leonard Laubenstein of Arizona; and many other close relatives and dear friends.

Alice was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Laubenstein; her infant son, Gerald; her brother, Frederick and Cora Tews; her toddler sister, Irma Tews; her sister-in-law, Norma Laubenstein; and her two brothers-in-law, Adolph and Elmer Laubenstein.