Helen M. Hensel, 83
Helen M. Hensel, 83, of Fond du Lac and formerly of Cedarburg and
Elcho, passed away on Tuesday Sept. 6, 2011 at the Fond du Lac
She was born July 20, 1928, in Cedarburg, a daughter to Edward and
Hertha Keup Kohlwey.
Helen met Howard Hensel at Shadbolt and Boyd in Milwaukee where the
two worked, and on Sept. 16, 1950 they married in Cedarburg. She was
the church secretary for Trinity Lutheran Church in Cedarburg and
later was the administrative assistant for Lasata Ozaukee County Home
for the Aging until her retirement in 1985. Helen and Howard enjoyed
20 years of retirement at their Enterprise Lake home in Elcho.
Survivors include her two children, Heidi (Dan) Senger of Fond du Lac
and Peter (Sharon) Hensel of Appleton; five grandchildren, Hayley
(Chris) Stuckel, Lucas (Samantha) Senger, Nick (Katie) Senger, Julie
Hensel Woodrow and Erin Hensel Chisel; nine great grandchildren; one
sister Karen (Vic) Seefeldt; one sister-in-law Georgia Kohlwey; also
by nieces, great nieces, other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Howard, her parents, and one
brother, Vernon Kohlwey.
A family service was held at the Fond du Lac Lutheran Home Chapel
with Pastor Dean Desilet presiding.
Memorials in her name may be directed to the Agnesian Hospice Hope
Program, 430 E. Division St., Fond du Lac, WI 54935.
Zacherl Funeral Home is serving the family,