Carolyn Anne Renner, 74


Carolyn Anne Renner (nee Ruth), 74, was taken by Angels to meet her Lord on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on Feb. 23, 1937 in Milwaukee to the late William and Florence (nee Brosky). She graduated from Kewaskum High School Class of 1954. She married Donald Renner on July 6, 1957 at Holy Trinity in Kewaskum. She lived for her family as it grew. She also loved growing flowers, spending time walking and enjoying nature, watching birds, and antiquing. She had a very strong faith.

She is survived by her loving husband, Don; children, Patricia (Steven) Puestow, Margaret David, Judith (Dale) Barber, Anne (Alan) Greene, Generose (Michael) Colligan, Joseph (Natalie), Donald (Tracy), John, and Elizabeth Renner; “You are My Sunshine” grandchildren, Carolyn, Benjamin, and Generose Puestow, Paul, Andy, Peter (Natalie), John, and Joe David, Sally (Rigo) Iniquez, Angela (Aaron) Pollnow, Kathryn (Eric) Rasmussen, Amy (Chuck) Dricken, Abby Greene, Molly (Colin) Buschke, Caitlin Colligan, Emily, Casper, and Olivia Renner, DJ (Katie) and Alexandra Renner; great-grandchildren, Lydia, Elijah, Isaiah, India, Iliana, Cecilia, Hezekiah, Anastasia, Evan, Kylie, Jens, Bryce, Lucy, Leah, Allissandra, and Lily. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

The Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 from 11 am. until 3 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall (The Columbian) in West Bend, 3245 Lighthouse Lane. No formal service will be held.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.