Grace Spehr, 86 |
Aug. 11, 1931 — Aug. 16, 2017
Grace Spehr of Grafton died unexpectedly at home on Wednesday Aug. 16, 2017, at the age of 86.
She was born in Milwaukee on Aug. 11, 1931, the daughter of Louis and Santa (nee Sabbatini) Gobbi. After graduating from Riverside High School, she was united in marriage to Robert Spehr on Sept. 24, 1955. Grace and Bob were also longtime residents of Thiensville and Three Lakes.
She is survived by her husband, children Greg (Michelle) Spehr of Cedarburg and Jim (Rhonda) Spehr of Phoenix, Ariz., brother Dominic (Carolyn) Gobbi of Muskego, sister Rose Pape of Plymouth and grandchildren Michele (Brandon) Solis, Jeremy Carlson and Brian (Brittney) Spehr. Grace is also survived by great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A private interment will be held at Wisconsin Memorial Park. A reception commemorating Grace’s life will be held on Friday, Sept. 15 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Community Room at Village Pointe Commons, 101 Walnut Circle, Grafton, WI 53024. Guests are invited to park on First Avenue and enter the Community Room via the west entrance. Memorials to the charity of donor’s choice appreciated. Online condolences can be forwarded to the family at www.eernissefuneralhome.com.
The Eernisse Funeral Home, Michael Schramka Associate in Cedarburg is assisting the family.