Darlene "Dolly" Merle Koeckenberg
December 27, 1927 - June 27, 2020
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Darlene “Dolly” Merle Koeckenberg (nee Lenz) Passed away on June 27, 2020, at age 92. Beloved wife of the late Alfred Koeckenberg.  Survived by her loving daughters Nancy Koeckenberg and Kristine Koeckenberg.  Preceded in death by her parents Otto and Olive Lenz, and brothers Elwood (Mildred), Robert (Dorothy), James (Norma “Joan”), and Harvey (Marlene); in-laws…

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Mary Paula Dix left a message on July 7, 2020:
Dear Nancy and Kris, Such a nice tribute to your Mom and your Dad.Your Mom led a very cool life, and I learned some things I did not know about her. You're gonna laugh, because even though I read the death notice in the MJS, somehow I made a donation in your Mom's name to the Wisconsin Humane Society, instead of to the Hunger Task Force( to which I have previously donated). The animals will be happy, and I guess it will also be in memory of your long ago bunny rabbit. Thinking of you. Blessings, gratitude, and love, Mary Paula
Stacey, Jean and Hunter left a message on July 4, 2020:
We are here for you. I know your mom loved both of you very much. She will be missed.
JoAnn Patterson left a message on July 2, 2020:
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JoAnn Patterson left a message on July 2, 2020:
What a beautiful tribute to a wonderful lady. We have been so fortunate to have had such a close knit family, so many wonderful memories of all three families spending the weekends together at the cottage, Easter breakfasts with soft boiled eggs, sausages, and of course homemade pecan rolls. Christmas Eve alternating houses each years. Great family traditions that I will always cherish. Although we cannot all be together for the service, we will be in spirit (stupid covid). Memories will carry this family through, it is now up to us cousins to carry on the tradiitions of great generation. Love to Kristine and Nancy.
Mary Beth Lenz Spiering left a message on June 29, 2020:
I loved going to Uncle Al’s and Aunt Dolly’s. Their house was always filled with love and laughter and all were made welcome—even my dog Noah. I marveled at how the house was always decorated just right for the season and holiday being celebrated. Aunt Dolly was a wonderful aunt and will be missed. I raise my glass to Al & Dolly and thank them for all the cherished memories. Hugs to Nancy and Kris. Love, Mary
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