Peggy Lee Blaubach, 65


Peggy Lee Blaubach of Elm Court in Port Washington passed away at Lawlis Family Hospice Center in Mequon on Thursday morning, Nov. 14, 2013, following a battle with cancer. She was 65 years old.

Peggy was born near Fountain City on Oct. 4, 1948, the daughter of Stanley and Irene Bloom Korb. Her family moved to Cedarburg and Peggy attended local schools, graduating from Cedarburg High School as a proud member of the class of 1966. On Oct. 21, 1972, she was united in marriage with Dale R. Blaubach at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Saukville. The couple settled in the Cedarburg area before moving to Port Washington in 1974.

Peggy worked as a medical receptionist for various doctors around the area for many years and more recently as a receptionist for Construction Forms in Port Washington before she retired in 2009. Peggy was a member of St. Mary’s Parish in Port Washington and a former member of St. Francis Borgia Parish in Cedarburg. She was an avid reader and a longtime volunteer at St. Mary Catholic Schools. For many years, Peggy ran registration for the local Milwaukee Kickers soccer club and was one of the areas original soccer moms. She enjoyed going on casino junkets with her sisters and friends, and was always up for a quick road trip.

Peggy is survived by her husband, Dale; and their three boys, Christopher (Annie) Blaubach of Winterville, N.C., Brad (Tracy) Blaubach of Cedar Grove and Matthew Blaubach (close friend Alyssa Theis) of Port Washington. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Bailey, Jaeden, Natalie and Addison; three sisters, Bonnie ( the late James) Commons of Mequon, Kathy (Terry) Marcum of Bakersfield, Calif., and Patricia (Richard) Bronk of Tacoma, Wash. Further survivors include her mother-in-law, Margaret Blaubach of Belgium; brother-in-law, David (Charlene) Blaubach of Grafton; sister-in-law, Karlynn (Roger) Mayer of Belgium; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. today, Nov. 19, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 430 Johnson St., Port Washington. Father Tom Lijewski will preside. She will be taken to the parish cemetery the next day. The family will receive visitors at the church on Tuesday from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Memorials in her name are suggested to either Port Catholic Tuition Assistance or to Relay For Life.

The Eernisse Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.