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Carole A. Luedke

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Luedke, Carole A. (Née Zicker) Age 79, of Oconomowoc. Baptism completed June 13, 2013. Preceded in death by beloved husband Randy of 54 yrs. Loving mother of Ross Luedke (Juliann) Chicago, IL, Jill (Alan Sternberg) Brookfield, WI, Scott Luedke (Lisa) Plano, TX, Jon Luedke (Mary Therese) Plymouth, MN. Dear grandmother of, Matt, Megan, Joseph, Zoe, Hannah, and John Paul II. Also survived by sister-in-law, Barbara Luedke, Oak Creek, WI, and nephew and niece, Dan (Dana) Luedke Shorewood, IL, Lynn (Bill Groeschl) Iola, WI, and lifelong friend Beverly Johnson. Carole raised her family with strong Christian values and maintained her faith throughout her life. She was a 18 year employee of MPS; a school secretary at 65th St., Tippecanoe, and Mitchell St. schools. Carole had many lifelong friendships. She enjoyed playing bridge with "The bridge club", loved to travel in her retirement years, was an avid reader and loved chocolate. Carole fought a courageous battle against breast cancer and lived cancer free for 5 years, then took up the fight again until our Lord called her home. In lieu of flowers please send memorials to: Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center- Breast Cancer Research, Attn: Dr. Joyce Slingerland, 1475 NW 12th Ave., Miami, FL 33136. Friends may visit Tuesday, June 18, from 9:00AM until time of the memorial mass at 11:00AM, at St. Catherine of Alexandria Catholic Church, N8512 Brown St., Mapelton. Final rest church cemetery. If attending the mass of Christian burial, in honor of Carole, please consider wearing "a touch of pink".

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on June 16, 2013
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