Betty A. Gleisberg

A lifelong resident of Mequon, Betty A. Gleisberg passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 11, 2009, surrounded by her family.

Betty was born on Dec. 9, 1931, to the late Clement and Henrietta Mutz. She later married Roman Gleisberg on Dec. 2, 1950, at St. Catherine’s in Milwaukee. Roman preceded her in death on Sept. 14, 1995.

Betty enjoyed her many years working at the Sentry store in Thiensville, as well as serving breakfast to the young men at the Lutheran Seminary. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren at her home in Shawano. Despite many struggles with her health, Betty’s love of life and her family kept her going.

Betty is survived by her loving children, Michael (Laura) Gleisberg of Minnetonka, Minn., Jill (Steve) Stecker of Cedarburg, Lynn (Dennis) Schwochert of Elkhorn, Guy (Debbie) Gleisberg of Mequon, and Michelle (Michael) Scholtus of Mequon; grandchildren, Michael, Paula, Mary, John, Nick, Megan, Jessica, Benjamin, Kelsey, Lauren, Sarah, Connor, Brice, Callahan and Elise; great-grandchildren, Isabella and Jack. Sister of Joyce (Howie) Tamms, James Mutz, Jerry (Arlene) Mutz and the late Marilyn (Harold) Kaul. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for Monday, April 20, 2009, at Lumen Christi Catholic Church, 138 W. Buntrock Ave., Thiensville, at 10a.m. She will lie in state at the funeral home Sunday, April 19, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., with a parish vigil at 7 p.m. Interment will be at St. Catherine’s Cemetery.

Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at Froedtert Hospital for the kind and loving care they gave to Betty.

Memorials may be made to the Lumen Christi Parish Endowment Fund.

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