Sally S. Pence, 54

Sally S. Pence passed away peacefully at her home in Port Washington 
on Saturday Aug. 13, 2011, at the age of 54.

Sally was born in Milwaukee on April 27, 1957, to Thomas and Phylis 
(nee Scribner), and married Bill Pence on Oct. 17, 1981, in Elkart Lake.
Sally was born in Milwaukee but raised in the Pueblo and 
Breckenridge, Colo., area, where she graduated from Colorado Mountain 
College with a degree in design art. She also was an avid skier and 
racer.  She was a member of the Breckenridge Ski Team, she hiked most 
of the peaks in Colorado and she had a phenomenal sense of direction. 
She loved the outdoors ,especially fishing the Canadian wilderness 
lakes with her husband, Bill, and spending time at their off-grid 
camp in the upper peninsula of Michigan.

Bill and Sally were the proud owners of Grafton Ski & Cyclery. Sally 
had an extraordinary business skill, growing Grafton Ski & Cyclery 
into one of the Midwest’s premier ski shops. She also had a 
phenomenal photographic memory that helped her select the most 
interesting clothing with certain customers in mind.

She is survived by her loving husband and best friend, Bill, of Port 
Washington; her father, Thomas, of Sheboygan; her mother-in-law, 
Dolores Stone, of Ripon; brother-in-law, Ken (Connie) Pence, of Fort 
Atkinson; and sister-in-law, Cindy (Dave) Mayer, of Watertown. She is 
further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her mother, and two brothers, Paul and 
Charles "Chip" Seymour.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 20, at 4 p.m. at the 
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory 979 N. Green Bay Road, Grafton. 
Visitation will be held Saturday at the funeral home from 2 p.m. 
until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials of your choice are appreciated.
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Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family.