Shirley Denning
March 22, 1928 - March 17, 2021
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Krause Funeral Home New Berlin
12401 West National Avenue
New Berlin, WI 53151
Saturday 5/22, 12:00 pm
Highland Memorial Park
14875 West Greenfield Avenue
New Berlin, WI 53151

Shirley Denning, age 92, entered God’s loving arms on March 17, 2021.   Shirley grew up in Milwaukee. She first got to know her husband, Herman, by writing him letters while he was serving in the Navy during WWII. In September 1948 they married. Shirley was a loving wife and a wonderful mother, raising 5…

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Paula Papa left a message on May 7, 2021:
Some of my favorite memories of my mom, were the many trips we took to Michigan together. My mother was never a long distance driver, and after my dad passed she needed a way to get across the Big Lake to visit my sisters. I started taking her and eventually it became a yearly event. She would always offer to pay for the boat ride on the SS Badger on our return trip home, so I wouldn't be driving the six hours there and back. Our conversations to Michigan were always filled with spiritual, relational, worldly and comical subjects. On the boat home we would participate in the bingo and entertainment they had to offer. It was wonderful to see my sisters and even better for me to see how much my mom enjoyed her visit with them. On every trip she would tell me what an excellent driver I was. She would also say we were such compatible travelers. These are times I will always treasure in my heart.
Elizabeth Eastman left a message on May 6, 2021:
Moms are always the special one for every single person. Your mother is one of the warmest and most caring people I had ever seen. It was such a pleasure meeting her. Please accept my deepest condolences - Elizabeth Eastman
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