Geraldine A. Menke, 79

Geraldine A. Menke, 79 of Fond du Lac, WI died on Aug. 24, 2011, at St. Agnes Hospital. She was born on May 28, 1932 the daughter of Joseph and Clara Okon Vujnovich in Horicon, Wis.

Geraldine married Ralph Morris on Nov. 15, 1954, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Barton, Wis. He preceded her in death on Aug. 25, 1999.

She married Norbert E. Menke on May 24, 1974 and he preceded her in death on April 10, 2009.

Geraldine was employed by the West Bend Company, Amity Leather both in West Bend.

She enjoyed bowling, shooting pool, gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by five children; John (Kathleen) Morris, of Pawley’s Island, SC, Debra (Doug) Schuette of Fond du Lac, Michael Morris and Phillip Morris both of West Bend, Timothy (Jennifer) Morris of Oshkosh, five step-children, 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, an infant daughter, two brothers, and two sisters.

Visitation is Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, from 3 to 4 p.m. at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 N. Park Ave., Fond du Lac.

The funeral will follow, at 4 p.m., with the Reverend Shari Routh officiating. Cremation will follow the traditional services.

Special thanks to the ICU nurses, Dr. Steiner and the staff at All About Life.

Additional information and guestbook can be found at www.ueckerwitt.com
 
Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.