Marie Koenings

Marie Koenings, 94, of Milwaukee passed away Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010.

Marie, from a family of eight, is survived by her sister, Bernadette "Bunnie" Koenings of Milwaukee, and sister-in-law, Helen Koenings of Ashville N.C. She is further survived locally by nephew, Richard Koenings and niece, Elizabeth Koenings-Heigl; and around the country by many other nieces, nephews and friends.

Marie was born and raised in Slinger. She graduated from the Wisconsin State Teachers College and lived her entire life with her sisters Angeline and Bernadette. Marie went on to a 40-year career with Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company where she retired as manager of its legal departments, support staff and library. She was an active participant in Toastmistresses and the Milwaukee Public Museumís Friends.

Committal services will be held Saturday, Sept. 25, at 10 a.m. at Holy Cross Cemetery, 7400 W. Nash St. Please meet in front of the office by 9:45 a.m.

Becker Ritter Funeral Home is serving the family.