Laura Anna Lemke, 94|
A funeral service will be held today, March 20, 2012, at 1 p.m. at
First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg for Laura Anna Lemke. A
visitation will be held, at the church, from noon until 1 p.m. The
Rev. Randolph Raasch will officiate the service. Interment will take
place at Zur Ruhe Cemetery in Cedarburg.
Laura passed away at the Lasata Crossings, in Cedarburg, on March 17,
2012, at the age of 94.
Memorials to First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg are
appreciated. Please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com
for online condolences.
Laura was born on Dec. 7, 1917, in Freistadt, the daughter of Emil
Schoessow and Elsie (nee Ramthun) Schoessow. She later married
Franklin Lemke on June 22, 1940, at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church in
Freistadt. Their marriage was blessed with one son.
Laura enjoyed playing cards, especially sheepshead, loved to bake and
bowled for many years. She was very active in the Cedarburg Ladies
Auxiliary and worked many fish fries at the Legion. Laura was a
longtime member at First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.
Laura was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Franklin Lemke
Sr.; her son, Franklin Lemke Jr; and sister, Esther Hoehn.
She is survived by other relatives and friends.
Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.