Arline Mae <I>Grim</I> Graf

Arline Mae Grim Graf

Death 8 Dec 2007 (aged 83)
Burial Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 25582629 · View Source
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Arline M. Kapp-Graf age 83 of Prairie du Chien and formerly of Milwaukee passed away Sat., Dec. 8, 2007 at the Prairie du Chien Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 29, 1924 in Milwaukee, daughter of Frank and Alma (Arnold) Grim. She married Barnaby Kapp on Mar. 18, 1944. He preceded her in death on Mar. 20, 1997. She later married Robert Graf in 2000 in Florida. She was a dedicated mother to her family, from the little things like teaching her young children to cartwheel, to her involvement in the families as they have grown up. There was not too little time for her to think about the children & grandchildren even when they were not present, living across the miles. Her independence led her to a Reiki Certification, learning later in life on how to use internet/e-mail, travel, and participation in Prairie Masion resident council.
For hobbies & pleasure, Arline loved big band and easy listening music, romance novels, shopping, crocheting, soap operas, talk shows and good conversation. She is survived by her husband Robert of Ft. Wayne, Ind, a son Robert (Nancy) Kapp of Milwaukee, WI, 5 daughters; Virginia (Bill) Sweda of Mountain, WI, Patty (Dan) Kinsey of LaFarge, WI, Gloria (David) Derksen of Ferryville, WI, Rosemary (Frank) Connelly of Chatham, IL and Kathy (John) Jung of Surprise, AZ, 15 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, a son Kenneth Kapp and a brother. A Memorial Service will be Weds., Dec. 12, 2007 at 11:00 AM at the Garrity Funeral Home Chapel in Prairie du Chien, WI with Rev. James Warosh S.J. officiating. A private family interment will be held at a later date. Friends may call at the funeral home on Weds., Dec. 12, 2007 from 10:00 AM until the time of services.

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Gravesite Details Arline's ashes were buried on Mar 24, 2008 the same day as her husband Barney was buried

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  • Added: 27 Mar 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 25582629
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arline Mae Grim Graf (29 Feb 1924–8 Dec 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 25582629, citing Holy Cross Cemetery and Mausoleum, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by GenealogyNora (contributor 46855416) .