Lucille J. Albinger

Lucille J. Albinger, nee Strupp, of West Bend, died on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at The Kathy Hospice at 84. She was born on Dec. 20, 1925 in the town of Addi-son to the late Nickolaus and Kathryn (nee Wolf) Strupp.

On Sept. 6, 1952, she was united in marriage to Robert H. Albinger at Holy Angels Catholic Church in West Bend. Robert predeceased April 21, 1982.

Lucille was a stay at home mom who enjoyed raising her four children. Later she was a proud grandma who enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She attended their sporting and school events and would support them in their various activities.

She liked to spend time working on crossword puzzles, participating in trips with the bingo bus and traveling with family and friends. Her joy of reading was shared with many people, including students at Holy Angels School where she volunteered in the library for many years.

She was a member of the Young at Heart Club and Holy Angels Parish.

Survivors include three children, Mary Jane of West Bend, Susan (James) Pable of Green Bay and Steven of Jackson; a son-in-law Gary Anadell of Hartford; eight grandchildren Tony (Amanda) Bradt of Milwaukee, Julie Bradt of Los Angeles, Sarah Bradt of West Bend, Rebecca, Andrew and Maria Pable of Green Bay and Robbie and Melissa Albinger of Jackson; brother Herbert Strupp of West Bend; sister Eleanore Peters of West Bend; sister-in-law Leatrice Strupp of West Bend; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by daughter Cheryl Anadell and brother Edward Strupp.

Services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 11 at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until a prayer vigil at 7:30 p.m. on Monday and also from 9 until 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

The family has requested memorials to The Kathy Hospice.

Lucille's family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff at The Kathy Hospice and Cedar Community Sub-Acute at Pleasant Valley for the loving care given to her.