Lucille Shoppe, Delavan, WI, (1920-2014)
May 23, 1920-March 20, 2014
Lucille M. Schoppe, age 93, of Delavan, WI, passed away on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Mercy Walworth. She was born on May 23, 1920, in Bensenville, IL, the daughter of Louis and Alice (Boesch) Bork. Lucille was united in marriage to Howard B. Schoppe at St. John's Church. She was preceded in passing by Howard on Aug. 21, 1997. Lucille was a member of Richmond Methodist Church for over 64 years. She was a member of the Fairfield Grange. Lucille loved jig-saw puzzles, her card clubs, and spending time with her family.
Lucille is survived by her four children: Ronald (Barbara) Schoppe of Darien, Kenneth (Sharann) Schoppe of Rhinelander, Eileen (James) Dempsey of Elkhorn, and Jean (Richard) Frank of Delavan; 10 grandchildren: Susan (Jeff) Phelps, David (Martha) Schoppe, Sandra Anderson, Pam Schoppe, Lauri (Dan) Millot, Kas (Patti) Schoppe, Kevin Schoppe, Diane (Nathan) Watson, Bill (Lynne) Dempsey, and Stephanie (Matt) Freitag; 24 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Louis and Lawrence Bork; one sister, Marion Elrich; and many nieces and nephews. Lucille was preceded in passing by her parents; husband, Howard; two great-grandchildren, Greer and Erin; and her five brothers: Harvey, Wesley, Willard, Howard and Leonard.
Funeral services will be held at 11a.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at RICHMOND METHODIST CHURCH with Rev. Bill Weiss officiating. Visitation will be held from 3 until 6 p.m. on Monday, March 24, 2014, at MONROE FUNERAL HOME, and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until service time at the CHURCH. Interment will follow funeral services at Richmond Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, any donations made to the family will be given to Time Is Now. MONROE FUNERAL HOME, in Delavan, WI, is assisting the family. Visit us at monroefh.com.