Laura Ann Richter

Laura Ann Richter (nee Zingsheim), 47, of Slinger, passed away Monday June 29, 2009.

She was born on Dec. 13, 1961, in West Bend to Lawrence and Ruth (nee Taylor) Zingsheim.

Laura graduated from Slinger High School, class of 1980. She will be remembered for her kindness, laughter and willingness to help others. 

Laura is survived by her children, Jena and Jacob; her mother, Ruth (nee Taylor); her siblings, Larry Jr. “Butch” (Cindy) Zingsheim, Jeff (Sharon) Zingsheim; fiancˇ, John Strupp; former husband, Jeff (Patti) Richter; and niece, Samantha Zingsheim. She was preceded in death by her father, Lawrence Sr.

A memorial service for Laura will be held on Thursday July 2, 2009, at 7 p.m. at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel in West Bend with the Rev. Richard Stoffel officiating.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday, July 2, from 5 p.m. until time of service. Memorials to the family are appreciated.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.