Mary A. Komp, 77



Mary A. Komp (nee Martin), 77, of Hartford passed away Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, at the Samaritan Home in West Bend where she has lived since 2008.

She was born Sept. 28, 1936, in Sussex to Alphonse and Barbara Martin. Mary was united in marriage to Leo M. Komp on Oct. 13, 1956, at St. Catherine Catholic Church in Mapleton.

Mary loved spending time with her children, thrift shopping, costume jewelry, sewing and gardening. She was employed at Heidiís Haven, Maple Dale Manor, had an inhome day care, worked as a secretary, and was a live-in nanny.

She was a member of St. Catherineís Catholic Church for many years, Hartford VFW Auxiliary, the Girl Scout council cookie chairwoman and the St. Kilian Christian women.

Mary is survived by four loving daughters, Debra (Steve) Waala, Lynne (Mike) Gross, Heidi (Frank) Galioto and Julie (Mike Engelke) Komp; 11 grandchildren, Anne (Serg) Cvetkovic, Luke (Stephenie) Waala, Greg and Andrew Waala, Sarah and Nicole Gross, Anthony (Wendy) Komp and Tyler Komp, Nathan Engelke, and Alicia and Peter Galioto; six great-grandchildren Isaiah, Alex, Dominic, Laila, Corrine and Sophie; her siblings, Rita (Joe) Jungbluth, Shirley (Martin) Zweig, Elizabeth (Roger) Tremaine, Edward Martin, Barbara (James) Kuehl, Susan Grulke, Virginia (Scott) Tremaine, Christine Martin, James (Jaci) Martin and Steve (Marge) Martin. She is also survived by her sisters- inlaw, Diane Martin and Marion Martin; and siblings- in-law, Theadore (Sue) Komp Jr., Betty Scharpf and Richard (Janet) Komp. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents; parents-in-law, Theodore and Rose (Herbes) Komp; her husband, Leo Komp; sister, Joan Wittnebel, and brothers, Ralph, Richard, Douglas, Thomas and Michael Martin; brothers-in-law Joseph Jungbluth, Vilas Wittnebel, Raymond, Robert (Valeria) and Jerome Komp; and her sisters- in-law, Phylis Kiefer and Mae Martin.

Mass of Christian Burial for Mary will be held on Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at 11 a.m. at St. Catherine Catholic Church, W359 N8512 Brown St., Oconomowoc (Mapleton), with the Rev. Mike Strachota officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass.

Interment will follow Mass at St. Catherine's Cemetery.

Memorials to National Ataxia Foundation, St. Catherineís Church or the Hartford public library are appreciated.

Shimon Funeral Home is serving the family; (262) 673-9500.
www.shimonfuneralhome.com.