Lois Y. Pieper, 80

Lois Y. Pieper (nee Fahrenkrug), 80, of the town of Ashippun passed away Sunday, Dec. 11, 2011 at Angels Grace Hospice in Oconomowoc.

Lois was born July 21, 1931 in Brown Deer to Howard and Emma (nee Carufel) Fahrenkrug. She was united in marriage to Glen Pieper on Jan. 5, 1952 at St. Kilianís Catholic Church, Hartford.

Lois enjoyed cooking, crocheting, knitting, visiting with family and friends, and vacationing with Glen. She was a member of St. Johnís Catholic Church in Rubicon.

Lois is survived by her children, Yvonne (Murphy) Palmer of the state of Washington, Cleone Huffman of Wisconsin, Yvette (Mark) Rauguth of Arizona, Kevin (Laurie) Pieper and Keith Pieper of Hartford; 10 grandchildren, Tirza, Joan, Evan, Jarrod, Charissa, Chatta, Veronica, Jonah, Grace and Tristan; three great-grandchildren, Emma Mae, Dale and Jerry; her brothers, Virgil (Joyce) Fahrenkrug of Hartford, Richard Fahrenkrug of Hartford, and Dan (Norma) Fahrenkrug of Wyoming; and her sister-in-law Barbara Fahrenkrug of California. Lois is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Glen in 2005, her brothers Donald (Lois), Emil, Howard (Ann) Fahrenkrug and her half- brother Clifford Isham.

Mass of Christian burial will be held Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011 at 10 a.m. at St. Johnís Catholic Church, Rubicon with Fr. Alois VanBeek officiating.

Family will greet relatives and friends on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home, with a prayer service to be held at 7:30 p.m. Additional visitation on Thursday at the church from 9:30 a.m.-10 a.m.

Interment at the "Old" St. Johnís Cemetery, town of Herman.

Memorials to Angels Grace Hospice are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.
(262) 673-9500; www.shimonfuneralhome.com