Marlene Drallmeier

Drallmeier, Marlene Joyce

Marlene (Molly) Joyce Drallmeier, 76, Milwaukee, WI, formerly of Plover, WI, died Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at her home in Milwaukee, WI. Marlene was born on April 6, 1937, in Ferryville, Wis., to Lloyd and Anne (Grimsled) Emerson. She graduated from Prairie du Chien High School in Prairie du Chien, WI.

Molly was united in marriage to Eugene (Jug) Drallmeier on September 17, 1955, in McGregor, Iowa. Five children were born to this union. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, watching football and baseball. She loved to travel, as well as to spend time with the grandchildren while cooking and baking for them. Molly loved her family very much and will be deeply missed by all those who knew her.

Survivors include her husband, Jug Drallmeier, Milwaukee, WI; four children, Randy (Tami) Drallmeier, Mosinee, WI; Lori Zarneke, Milwaukee, WI; Sheri (Doug) Johnson, Union Grove, WI; Ron (Theresa) Drallmeier, Plainfield, WI; daughter-in-law Cindy Drallmeier, Waterford, WI; 15 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren, one brother, Darwin Emerson, Poland, OH; brother-in-law Gary (Dixie) Drallmeier, Snowflake, Az.; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Molly was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Anne Emerson; mother and father-in-law, Ralph and Ione Drallmeier; one son, Richard Drallmeier; one great-granddaughter, Talia Drallmeier; one brother-in-law, Keith Drallmeier and one sister-in-law, Diane Emerson.

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 7, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Thornburg - Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Prairie du Chien, WI, and one hour before services at the church on Saturday.

Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Prairie du Chien, WI. The Rev. Mike Christensen will officiate.

Inurnment will follow in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, McGregor, Iowa.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Asera Care Hospice of West Allis, WI

Condolences may be left with:

Thornburg - Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Prairie du Chien, WI, is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home & Cremation Services
118 N Wacouta Ave Prairie du Chien, WI 53821
(608) 326-8524

Published in Stevens Point Journal on June 7, 2013