Norma I. Lewin, 91

Norma I. Lewin, nee Steinke, died on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at her home at the age of 91 years. She was born on Aug. 11, 1921, in Tigerton, to the late Otto and Emma (nee Lutzwitz) Steinke.

Following her marriage to Lester Lewin of Oct. 7, 1950, in Marion, the couple settled in the Milwaukee area. In 1969, they moved to West Bend where they made their home. Lester predeceased June 16, 2003.

For more than 30 years, Norma worked at Briggs and Stratton in Milwaukee, retiring in 1982.

She was a member of Calvary Assembly of God Church.

Survivors include two children Cheryll (Terry) DuFour of West Bend and Wayne (Heide) Milbauer of Fuquay Varina, N.C.; six grandchildren Lori Bjorkman, Lisa Piper, Lance (Sue) Thorgerson, Roy (Suzie) Milbauer, Kelly (Jennifer) Milbauer and Andrea (John) Welhouse; 14 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Zeinert and Leona Retzlaff, and one brother Leon Steinke.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 2 p.m. at Calvary Assembly of God Church with the Rev. John Garcia officiating. Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Tigerton. The family will greet relatives and friends at the church only on Friday from noon-1:45 p.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.

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