Lucille "Lou" Kremsreiter

Lucille "Lou" Kremsreiter, 89, of Random Lake, passed away early Sunday morning, Aug. 2, 2009, at Cedar Grove Gardens in Cedar Grove, where she had resided for the last few weeks.

Lucille was born on March 30, 1920, in the town of Farmington, the daughter of Frank and Mary Moos Wilkens. She was united in marriage with Raymond "Boop" Kremsreiter on April 22, 1944. The couple settled in Random Lake in 1955 and operated "Boop & Louís Tavern" together for many years. He preceded her in death in 1974. She was a member of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, St. Maryís Chapel, Random Lake. She had also been a member of the Christian Women group and the American Red Cross. Lou also enjoyed socializing, playing cards (especially sheepshead) and gardening.

She is survived by her brother, Merlin (Myrtle) Wilkens of West Bend; sister-in-law, Bernice Wilkens of Newburg; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; special friends, Roy and Joyce Sandee and family, and Dennis and Sandy Hiller and family, both of Random Lake; other relatives and a multitude of friends. She is preceded in death by her husband, Raymond; and one brother, Milton Wilkens.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at Our Lady of The Lakes, St. Maryís Chapel, 230 Butler St., Random Lake, on Thursday, Aug. 6 at 7 p.m. The Rev. Richard Cerpich will officiate. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

The Eernisse Funeral Home in Belgium is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be left at