Olga Krause

February 22, 1922 – December 03, 2011

89, Gillett passed away peacefully early Saturday morning, December 3, 2011 at Community Memorial Hospital, Oconto Falls following a battle with cancer.
Olga was born February 22, 1922 in the Town of Maple Valley to the late Carl and Marie (Greb) Siech.
On February 21, 1942, Olga married Lyman Krause at the former Immanuel Lutheran Church, Town of Gillett. He preceded her in death June 6, 1989.
Olga was employed by Warvel Products, Gillett, where she retired.
She was a member of Faith United Lutheran Church, Town of Gillett and the ladies aid where she served as secretary. Olga enjoyed gardening, dancing, and traveling. She also enjoyed sports and was an avid Packer and Brewers fan.
Olga is survived by her son and daughter-in-law James A. and Gloria; Clintonville; her daughter and son-in-law Sandra M. and Jim Ostrowski; Round Lake Park, IL; one daughter-in-law Jane Krause, Clintonville; six grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren; three brothers and one sister-in-law Otto Siech, Minocqua; Julius Siech, Sheboygan; Ewald Siech, Plymouth; Agnes Siech, Sheboygan Falls; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Olga was also preceded in death by one son Gerald L. Krause; one grandson Rodney Krause, six brothers Edward (Florence) Siech, Adolph “Buddy” Siech, Herman Siech, Rudolph Siech, Henry Siech; two sisters Blanche (Adolph) Lockstein; Mary (Tom) Walsh; three sisters-in-law Juanita Siech, Ginny Siech, and Ruth Siech. Family and friends may call from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Tuesday December 6, 2011 at Faith United Lutheran Church, off of Hwy. 22 W. on Old U Road, Town of Gillett. Funeral Services 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, at the church, with the Rev. John Laatsch officiating. Interment in Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Town of Gillett. Kuehl Funeral Home, Gillett 920-855-2144 is assisting Olga’s family with arrangements.
The family has requested that memorials, in Olga’s name, be given to Faith United Lutheran Church, 11465 Old U Rd., Gillett, WI 54124.
Olga’s family would like to thank the staff at Heartland Hospice and the nursing staff at Community Memorial Hospital, Oconto Falls for their wonderful care. A special thank you to Bruce and Lois Hansen for their loving care and assistance to Olga for many years. Please visit kuehlfuneralhome.com to express condolence messages and sign the guestbook if you are unable to attend.

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