Grace Ann Lehner, 68, town of Beaver Dam, passed away Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, at UW Hospital in Madison.
A visitation will be held Thursday, Dec. 7, from 4-7 p.m. with rosary being prayed at 6:45 p.m., at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home, N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road, Beaver Dam, and Friday, Dec. 8, at St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m. Interment will follow at Leipsig Cemetery, South Center Street Road south of Beaver Dam.
Grace was born June 12, 1949, the daughter of Eugene Louis and Virginia Ann (Colby) Penman in Beaver Dam. She was a Beaver Dam High School graduate and also a graduate of Bellen Nursing School in Green Bay. Grace had been employed as a registered nurse for Dr. Vrabec, St. Joseph Hospital and at Medical Associates, all in Beaver Dam, and also in Arizona and Oklahoma. On May 26, 2007, she was united in marriage to Herbert Lehner Jr. in Beaver Dam.
Grace had been a member of St. Katharine Drexel Parish, a supporter of Right to Life, Pregnancy Support Center of Dodge County, and a volunteer for St. Vincent De Paul. She enjoyed gardening and knitting. She also loved sports and was an avid fan of the Packers and the Brewers.
Grace is survived by her husband, Herbert “Herbie”; her daughter, Virginia (Russ) Morgan of Claremore, Oklahoma; stepchildren, Claire (Jim) Admire of Marshfield, Missouri, Mary (Kevin) Rohde of Beaver Dam, Maggie (Tracy) Brock of Trevor, Wisconsin, Dan (Trina) Lehner of Beaver Dam, Mike (fiancée Becky Pfotenhauer) Lehner of Beaver Dam and Joey (Lindsey) Lehner of Beaver Dam; her brother, Richard Penman of Beaver Dam; her sister, Kathleen (Paul) Dunham of Claremore, Oklahoma; grandchild, Colby; and eight stepgrandchildren. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorials in Grace’s name may be directed to the Pregnancy Support Center of Dodge County, 108 Parallel Street, Suite 2, Beaver Dam, WI 53916.
Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at koepsellfh.com.