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Leatrice E.

Beitzel, Leatrice “Lea” (Nee Peterson)
Found Peace on Monday, December 21, 2015 at the age of 83 years. Loving wife of 65 years to Donald N. Beitzel. Beloved mother of LeeAnn Markwardt, Donald (Diane) Beitzel, Beth (David) Betts and Scott Cutting. Grandmother of Dawn (Brent) Box, Donald J. (Kay) Beitzel, Nicolas and Tiffany Markwardt. Great-gramma to Nathan, Nicolas Box and Buddy Beitzel. Further survived by her brother Walter Peterson, sister Nina Fletcher, sister-in-law Lucy Peterson, nieces, nephew, other relatives, friends and loving pets Daisy and Yugo.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at the FUNERAL HOME from 1PM until the time of service at 3PM. Interment at Arlington Park Cemetery.

Lea was a long time member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and a retired cafeteria manager of Milwaukee Public Schools.
6615 W. Oklahoma 414-321-7440
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My deepest condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one. The Hearer of Prayer has promised to provide his holy spirit to his servants who sincerely ask for it. (Psalm 65:2) That holy spirit will give you the power beyond what is normal to help you endure this time of grief.


Beth, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. So very sorry for your loss. With Deepest Sympathy, Lora

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