Lois E. Clemins
1927 - 2014
Surrounded by her loving family, Lois E. Clemins, 86, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at the Elizabeth Residence.
Lois was born in Milwaukee, Wis., Jan. 26, 1927, daughter of the late Tobias and Florence (Nee: Gerloski) Leister.
Survivors include her nine children, Pati Wolfe of California, Thomas Clemins of Quemado, N.M., Peeker Clemins of Florida, Elaine Sweetie(George) Linn of Racine, Paul (Jill) Clemins of Racine, June Krekling of California, Joan Clemins of Florida, Barbara (Mark) Butkus of Racine, Colleen (Paul) Hawbaker of Kenosha; 25 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 10 grand dogs; sister-in-law, Dorothy Leister of Milwaukee; brothers-in-law, Richard Clemins, Walter (Ann) Clemins, Robert Clemins, all of Milwaukee; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her brothers, Bob (Lorraine) Leister, Jim (Betts) Leister, Donald Leister; and son-in-law, Jerry Wolfe.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, 10:30 a.m. at St. Richard Catholic Church, 1503 Grand Avenue with Rev. Ronald J. Gramza officiating. Private interment will be held. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Friday at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. (Rosary Recited at 7 p.m.) and Saturday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until time of Mass at 10:30 a.m. Memorials to Hospice Alliance or for masses to be said in Loiss name have been suggested. Please see Fridays paper for a complete notice.
MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME
803 MAIN ST. RACINE, WI 53403
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