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Gail A. Rathke Groshek
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1939
Milwaukee
Milwaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 2012
Mequon
Ozaukee County
Wisconsin, USA

Gail A. Groshek

Gail Groshek, age 72 years of Saukville, died July 20, 2012 at Horizon Hospice in Mequon. She was born November 15, 1939 in Milwaukee, daughter of the late Luther "Lutz" and Lillian Rutherford Rathke. Gail was a 1957 graduate of Port Washington High School and attended nursing school at Milwaukee Lutheran Hospital. On August 25, 1960, she married Maynard Groshek at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton. He preceded her in death in 1997. Gail was instrumental in starting the oncology clinic at St. Alphonsus Hospital in Port Washington. She continued working at Columbia St. Mary's Hospital in Mequon until retiring in 2004. She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton and enjoyed reading, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. She is survived by her two children John (Jody) of Batavia and Beth (Michael) Petruzates of Clintonville, four grandchildren Nicole, Jacob, Megan, and Jessica, her sister Irene (Skeeter) Schmitz of Oostburg, three brothers Rich (Evie) Rathke of Fredonia, Tom (Kathy) Rathke of VA, and Ernie (Sandy) Rathke of Belgium, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral Tuesday, July 24, 11 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 701 Washington St., Grafton. Interment St. Paul Cemetery. Visitation at the Eernisse Funeral Home, Cedarburg, Monday from 5-8 PM and at the Church Tuesday from 10 AM until time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Paul Lutheran Church or School or Horizon Hospice appreciated. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneralhome.com
 
 
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 Parents:
  Luther Rathke (1913 - 1983)
  Lillian Rathke (1914 - 1984)
 
 Spouse:
  Maynard Dennis Groshek (1936 - 1997)*
 
 Children:
  John E. Groshek (1966 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery
Grafton
Ozaukee County
Wisconsin, USA
 
Created by: PTremmel
Record added: Jul 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73584404
Gail A. <i>Rathke</i> Groshek
Added by: Glenn & Kathy
 
Gail A. <i>Rathke</i> Groshek
Added by: Glenn & Kathy
 
Gail A. <i>Rathke</i> Groshek
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Gail Groshek, age 72 years of Saukville, died July 20, 2012 at Horizon Hospice in Mequon. She was born November 15, 1939 in Milwaukee, daughter of the late Luther "Lutz" and Lillian Rutherford Rathke. Gail was a 1957 graduate of Port Washington High Schoo...(Read more)
- Glenn & Kathy
 Added: Jul. 25, 2012
 
 
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