Margo Damschen, 50

Margo DamschenMs. Margo Damschen, of Briar Drive in West Bend, passed away at her residence Friday, April 22, 2016. Margo was born in Milwaukee on March 15, 1966, the daughter of William and Terri (nee Fields) Isler. She grew up in Milwaukee and attended local schools, graduating from Vincent High School in 1983. Margo went on to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 1994 with a degree in psychology. Margo worked as a mental health specialist with Washington County until 2010.

Ms. Damschen was confirmed at Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milwaukee, but recently attended Portview Church in Port Washington with her daughter. She loved playing bingo and treasured time spent with her grandchildren.

Margo is survived by her daughters, Rachel (Marty) Layman of Sparta and Crisi (Elias) Vega of Port Washington; grandchildren, Norah of Sparta, and Isaac and Madaleyna of Port Washington; father, William (Susy) Isler of Hartland; and sisters, Kaylynn Isler of West Bend, Jill (Les) Wiedenhoeft of Jackson, Vicky (Todd) Bares of Belgium, Jennifer (Mike) Christensen and Allison Isler. She is further survived by her grandmother, Sylvia Fields of Jackson, nieces, nephews, other family and friends. Ms. Damschen is preceded in death by her mother, Terri Leiner, and her grandfather, Leonard Fields.

At her request, cremation will take place and private family services will be held.

The Eernisse Funeral Home in Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at