Constance Sue (Smith) McClluskey, Elkhorn, WI (1940 - 2014)
May 25, 1940 - September 2, 2014
Constance Sue (Smith) McCluskey, age 74, of Elkhorn, WI, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, after a long battle against Parkinson disease and other health complications. She was born in Iowa, on May 25, 1940, to the late Edson and Eithel (Moomey) Smith. She was married to Gary F. Wagner, who preceded her in death in 1962, and was united in marriage to LeRoy W. McCluskey on Dec. 14, 1963. Connie was an amazing Christian woman, wife and mother, worked as a CNA, owned and operated the former Sharon Service Station, and later managed apartment complexes in Delavan, and Walworth, before retiring to paint, bake, babysit, and garden until she could no more.
Connie is survived by her husband of 51 years, LeRoy; and seven children: Christopher (Bernadette) Wagner, Terri (Steven) Bain, Gary (Susan) Wagner, Patrick (Gayla) McCluskey, Yvonne (Chris) Morgan, Michael (Lynne) McCluskey, Michelle (Leonard Jr.) Shilts; grandchildren: Lucas Wagner, Erika (Jenn) Wagner-Martin, Serena Blanchette, Kristin Bain, Whittney (Tom) O'Neill, Mack Wagner, Morgan, Kendall, and Brendan McCluskey, Ben and Sarah Morgan, Lauren and Shawn McCluskey, Michael, Rachel, Shannon and Ryan Shilts; and her great-grandchildren: Lydia, Nya, Caden, and Audrey. Connie is also survived by a brother, Robert (Romaine) Smith; sisters, Lola Helm and Nelda (Marvin) Massey; and brother-in-law, Louis (Karen) Wagner. Lost too soon were an infant son and grandchild, Nick Langheinrich.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at 12 p.m. at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 107 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, WI. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at the HAASE-LOCKWOOD & ASSOCIATES FUNERAL HOME, 730 N. Wisconsin St., Elkhorn, WI. Interment will be in Roselawn Cemetery. Online condolences www.haaselockwoodfhs.com.