Carol A. Leu, 81, of Waupun, died Monday, July 7, 2014 at Prairie Ridge Assisted Living in Waupun where she resided the past year.
Carol was born March 10, 1933, the daughter of Arnold Henry and Loretta Emma Wenzel Koplien. She grew up in Amherst, WI with her parents and four sisters. On December 18, 1954 she married Albert Frank Leu. They had a long and loving marriage, making their home in Waupun and raising three boys. Family was important to Carol. She worked as a full-time mom/grandma the majority of her life and stayed close with her sisters her entire life.
Carol is survived by her three sons, Mike (Deb) Leu, Randy (Maggie) Leu, and Rick (Julie) Leu, all of Waupun; her granddaughters, Caitlin, Carly, Laura, Kassie, Sarah, and Kayla; two step-grandchildren, April and Ben, a great-granddaughter, Rielynn, a step-great-grandson, Ryan; three sisters, Bea (Ozzie) Anderson, Ruby Huntoon, and Jeanette (Norm) Hudziak; sisters-in-law, Jeanne Creydt and Joanne Wiersma; and nieces and nephews. Carol was preceded in death by her husband, Al Leu; her parents; a sister, Lois Berto; a stepbrother, Bill Shanklin; and brothers-in-law, Gordon Berto and Ed Huntoon.
Funeral services for Carol Leu will be held Friday, July 11, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at Pella Lutheran Church in Waupun with Rev. Mike Stock officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Mound Cemetery in Waupun. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Thursday evening from 5-7 p.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun and on Friday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send condolences.