Leland C. Krenke, 88
Oct. 25, 1926 -- May 7, 2015
Leland C. Krenke of Grafton passed away peacefully on Thursday May 7, 2015, at Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon at the age of 88 years.
Leland was born in New London to Charles and Clara (nee Schlintz) Krenke on Oct. 25, 1926, and married Elvira (nee Bauer) on May 31, 1947, in Sheboygan.
Leland was a member of the Grafton Menís Horseshoe League and was a longtime bowler at Schanenís Grafton Bowl. He was also a longtime member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton.
He is survived by his children, Michael (Paula) of Port Washington, Leanne (Thomas) Latzl of Grafton and Jeffrey (Lisa) of Port Washington; grandchildren, Christopher Jacobs, Melissa (Curtis) Spaeth, Nicholas (fiance Jessica) Latzl, Rebecca Latzl, Matthew Krenke and Hanna Rausch; great-grandchildren, Ty and Dayne Spaeth. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elvera. He is further survived by other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held on Monday May 11, at 4:30 p.m. at the Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, 979 N. Green Bay Road, Grafton. Interment at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation was held at the funeral home on Monday from 3 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Memorials to St. Paul Lutheran Church appreciated.