Lucille F. Suckow, 88
Lucille F. Suckow (Johnson), 88, of West
Bend, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008, at Harbor House in Sheboygan.
She was born June 15, 1920, on the family homestead farm in Campbellsport
to the late Henry and Olga (Bothke) Johnson.
Lucille graduated from Campbellsport High School in 1938.
From 1938 to 1949 she worked at the West Bend Co. where she met her future
On Oct. 9, 1948, she was united in marriage to Milton A. Suckow at First
Baptist Church in Campbellsport. Together they lived on the Johnson family
homestead in Campbellsport and Lucille became the fourth generation of the
family to operate the farm.
In 1962 they moved to West Bend.
Milton passed away on April 11, 1996.
Lucille was a member of St. Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church, West Bend, and
the St. Johnís Ladies Aid.
She enjoyed gardening, animals and the outdoors. She also enjoyed her
bridge club and Bible study group. She especially loved spending time with
She is survived by two children, Mark Suckow of West Bend, Barbara (Rick)
Van der Vaart of Sheboygan; a granddaughter, Sarah; cousins, other
relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Vera Johnson and Mildred
Funeral services in remembrance of Lucille will be held at 1 p.m. Friday
at St. Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church, 809 S. Sixth Ave., West Bend. The
Rev. George Mumm and the Rev. Cal Seban will officiate.
Burial will follow in Washington County Memorial Park, West Bend.
Visitation will be at the church on Friday from 11 a.m. until the time of
The family extends a special thank you to the staff at Harbor House and
St. Nicholas Hospice for their wonderful care.
Myrhum-Patten Funeral & Cremation Service, West Bend, is assisting the
Online guest book and condolences may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.