Eleanor Crofoot, age 85, of Appleton, found peace with her Lord on Thursday, September 1, 2011. Eleanor was born on April 4, 1926, in Stratford, WI, to the late Peter and Clara (Krueger) Weber. She was employed at Step Industries and New Visions for many years. Eleanor was a proud member of AA for over 30 years. Ellie loved to play cards with family and friends. She also enjoyed her trips to the casino. Later in life she became a loyal Packer fan. Survivors include Sande (John) Pittelkow, Hartford, WI; Sheryl (Michael) Hintz, Willow, AK; Jim (Brenda) Crofoot, Blanchard, OK; and Sharon (Michael) Crofoot-Miramonti, Franklin, WI; 5 Grandchildren & 7 Great Grandchildren; her brother Melvin Weber, nieces, nephews and many lifelong friends in Appleton and Tomahawk. She was preceded in death by her son Charles Crofoot Jr.; her brothers and sisters, Harvey Weber, Stella Popp, Jessie Weber, Lylas Copes, Lester Weber and Angie Clements. A Celebration of Ellie's life will be at 7:30 pm on Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME, 537 N Superior St., Appleton, WI. Friends may call from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Interment will be in Prairie Rapids Cemetery, Tomahawk, WI on Wednesday September 7th at 2:00 p.m. The family expresses sincere appreciation to close friends and the Staff of Affinity Hospice who provided such wonderful care to our Mom.
Wichmann Funeral Home
537 N. Superior Street