Clayton M. Leque, 89


Clayton M. Leque of Grafton passed away into Godís hands at Heritage Nursing Home in Port Washington on April 2, 2013, at the age of 89.

Clayton was born on Oct. 14, 1923, in Etrick. Clayton graduated from Galesville in the class of 1940. Clayton served 20 years in the U.S. Navy during World War II, the Korean War and the Cuban Missile Crisis. Clayton worked as a letter carrier for the U.S. Post Office in Grafton. Clayton was a member of the Grafton American Legion post and Grafton Senior Center. He also volunteered at Meals on Wheels for many years.

Clayton is survived by his wife, Annie (Nee Kubicki) of Grafton; children, Debbie (Bruce) Williams of Grafton, Sandra Barry of Grafton, Debra (Shawn) Westmorland of San Antonio, Texas; and Richard of Naperville, Ill. Clayton is further survived by eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and many friends. Clayton was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Donald and Steven; and one sister, Ann. A memorial service will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at 1 p.m. Family will receive friends at the church from noon until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials of your choice are appreciated.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family. Please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com for condolences.