Trampe, Joan A. (Nee Welch) Joan went to be with the Lord Sun. Feb. 17, 2013, age 78. Joan was a life long resident of Waukesha and was married for 50 years to Richard Trampe who preceded her in death in Sept. 2011. Also preceding her in death were her parents George and Ruth Welch. Surviving Joan are her sons, Guy (Rebecca) Trampe of Port Washington and Curt (Debra) Trampe of Springfield, IL and her grandchildren, Rachael, Samantha, Audra, Casey and Riley. Also survived by her brother, Richard (Barbara) Welch of Venice, FL and her sister Sally (Nat) Blonion of Davis, IL and numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Thurs. Feb. 21st, at CHURCH AND CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 380 Bluemound Rd., Waukesha (4 blocks S. of I-94 at HWY J & JJ) from 10 AM - 12 Noon. Funeral service celebrated 12 Noon. Burial will follow. Joan enjoyed her early professional years as an elementary school teacher
in the Dousman School District. Her favorite activities were reading and studying her bible, singing hymns, painting and time with her family.