Carlotta Mae Treptow, 68, of Orrington, Maine, formerly of La Valle, passed away Monday, Aug. 28, 2017, after a brief battle with pancreatic cancer.
She was born June 6, 1949, to Otto and Melvina Schrank. She married Herbert Treptow on June 20, 1970, and together they made their home and raised their family on La Valle Street in La Valle. Carlotta worked at Hankscraft in Reedsburg for several years and worked at Seats Inc. from 1982-2006. She and Herb moved to Maine in 2006 to be near their first grandchild. Since moving to Maine she had enjoyed being with her family and grandchildren, knitting, crocheting, reading and staying loyal to her Green Bay Packers.
She is survived by her husband Herb of 47 years; daughters, Kelli (Corey) Veilleux of Bucksport, Maine, Tracy Treptow of Orrington, Maine; grandchildren, Emma and Grant Veilleux of Bucksport, Maine; brother Edwin Schrank of Edgerton; sister Florence (Roger) Hale of Mesa, Arizona; sisters-in-law, Joan Schrank of Wonewoc, Sheila Gibeaut of Reedsburg, Nancy (Theron) Moore of LaFarge; brothers-in-law, Curt (Rita) Miller of Wonewoc, Dean (Tammy) Miller of Wonewoc; many nieces, nephews; cousins and other family and special friends.
She was predeceased by her parents; twin brother Carl Schrank; and sister-in-law Mary Schrank.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church in La Valle. A celebration of life potluck luncheon will follow at Summit Park on Highway 58 in Wonewoc.