Lucille L. Lawton

Lucille L. Lawton, 95, a resident of Lake View Estates for the past 6 ½ years, died on Saturday, February 2, 2013, at the St. Francis Home. She was born June 2, 1917, in Muskego, WI, the daughter of Fred and Charlotte Mitchell Tess. On June 26, 1937, she married Burleigh E. Lawton in West Allis. He preceded her in death on November 11, 1985.

          She is survived by two sons, Ronald B. (Audrey) Lawton of Pound, WI, and Leigh (Ellen Kennedy) Lawton of St. Paul, MN, four granddaughters, Lanna (Tony) Rydzik of Fond du Lac, Lisa (Chris) Antonissen of Manitowoc, Erin Lawton of St. Louis, MO, and Anne Lawton of St. Paul, MN. She is further survived by her great-granddaughters, Julie Rydzik, of Fond du Lac, Samantha and Melissa Antonissen both of Manitowoc, and only surviving sister, Eleanor Jung, of Auburn, Washington. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

          Funeral services were held on Saturday, February 9, 2013, at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home. Burial was in Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin, WI. Additional information and guest book may be found at