Carol L. Brabender
Carol L. Brabender (nee
Ihde), 68, of
passed away on Thursday, June 25, 2009 at
. She was born Aug. 24, 1940 in
to the late Adelbert and Dorothy (nee Neumann) Ihde and married Ronald H.
Brabender on Oct. 28, 1961 in
Survivors include her
husband of 47 years, Ron, three daughters: Lori (Tom) Snider of Aurora,
Colo., Gail (Roger) Thiel of Wrightstown,
. and Debbie (Rev. Steve) Kline of Greenleaf,
; and six grandchildren: Jack and Sam Snider, Grant and Trent Thiel, and
Erin and Andy Kline. She is further survived by her sister Karen (David)
Crawford of Wheaton, Ill. and nieces, nephews and other relatives and
Carol is preceded in
death by her parents Adelbert and Dorothy Ihde and her brother Richard
Funeral services will be
Monday, June 29, 2009 at 11 a.m. at
with the Rev. Jeff Dorth officiating. Internment will take place in St.
Maryís Cemetery in Port Washington. Visitation will be Monday, at the
church only from 9 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorials to
St. Johnís Lutheran School are appreciated.
The Schmidt Funeral Home
of West Bend is serving the family.
Online guestbook and
condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com