Wasmer, Lucille V.
Lucille Wasmer, 93, of Sheboygan passed away on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at the Sheboygan Senior Community.
Lucille was born on February 4, 1920 in Manitowoc, a daughter of the late Nicholas and Catherine (Sobiech) Blashka. She attended schools in Newtonburg. On June 1, 1938 she was united in marriage to Edward Wasmer at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Silver Lake. He preceded her in death on August 19, 2005. Lucille worked at Wigwam Mills and later at Thomas Industries from where she retired in 1982. She enjoyed crafting, sewing, and quilting.
Lucille was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church where she served as a cup minister and had been active with the Christian Women group. She also volunteered with the St. Dominic Mission Ladies sewing many quilts for those in need.
Lucille is survived by her sons, Edward (Betsy) Wasmer, Jr. of Sheboygan, Anthony (Ruth) Wasmer of Middleton, David (Norma) Wasmer of New Holstein, Thomas Wasmer of Maricopa, AZ, and Victor Wasmer of Sheboygan; her daughters, Kathryn (William) Karls of Muskego, Nancy (James) Frantz of Howards Grove, Susan (Duncan) Allen of Matthews, NC, and Cindy (Robb) Papendieck of Lily, WI; 24 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; 7 great-great grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Adeline Bunke of Santa Barbara, CA. Nieces, nephews and other family members also survive.
Along with her husband, Edward, she was preceded in death by a son, James; infant daughter, Annette; granddaughter, Tammy Hoffman; great granddaughter, Jade Lefebvre; a brother John Blashka; and two sisters, Rosalie Walters and Gertrude Schultz. Other family members also preceded her in death. Lucille was the last remaining member of her immediate family; she will be dearly missed by all who were blessed to know her.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 10 at St. Dominic Catholic Church with Rev. Daniel Lasecki as celebrant. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Family and friends may gather at the church, N. 21st and Geele Ave. on Wednesday from 11:30 a.m. until the time of Mass at 1:30 p.m.
Memorials can be made in Lucille's name to the St. Dominic Food Pantry or the
The Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home is serving the family.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.reinboldfh.com.
Published in Sheboygan Press on Apr. 7, 2013