Lillian E. Neuenfeldt, 97

Lillian E. Neuenfeldt (nee Rausch) 97, of Grafton, passed away on July 22, 2012, at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton, after a brief illness.

Lillian was born in Grafton on Nov. 23, 1914. Lillian was united in marriage to Albert R. Neuenfeldt in 1937. Albert preceded her in death in 1997. Lillian graduated from both St. Maryís Academy and Wisconsin State Teachers College in Milwaukee. She taught several years prior to raising her family.

Lillian volunteered for many years at Family Sharing in Grafton. She enjoyed many hobbies and was a world traveler. In later years she spent the winters in Venice, Fla., where she was an active member of the retirement community.

Lillian is survived by her children, Donna (Thomas) Reiter of Rye Beach, N.H., Alice (James) Thomes of Menash, Karl Neuenfeldt of Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia, Kurt (Janet Mah) Neuenfeldt of North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; eight grandchildren, Jill Bancroft, Ric Reiter, Erik Neuenfeldt, Kyana-Lili Pearson, Erin Thomes, Lisa Graff, Kieran and Kam Neuenfeldt; seven great- grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Nancy and Ralph Barth as well as Bob Steinike for their friendship and caring through the years.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held today, Aug. 7, at 11 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Saukville. Visitation will be at the church today from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service.

Inurnment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Grafton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Lillianís name may be made to Sisters of St. Francis of Asissi 3221 S. Lake Drive, St. Francis, WI 53235.

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Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.