Marlene “Micki” Nadine LaMotte, 81, Neenah, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2012. She was born June 26, 1931, in St. Paul, MN, daughter of Carl and Agnes Redman. Marlene was united in marriage to Homer LaMotte.
Micki was an avid golfer in her life. She loved to play card and board games with her friends, children and grandchildren. She was also an enthusiastic fan of sports, particularily the Olympics.
Marlene is survived by her children: Alan Miller (Richard Labell), Bruce; Jacquelynn “Jacki” Miller, Neenah; Janet (Mike) Fowler, Appleton; Carla Miller, Neenah; Wayne Haushalter, Jr., Menasha; Philip “Phil” Haushalter, Neenah; Bob (Sarah) Haushalter, Carthage, MO; her beloved grandchildren: Zachary “Zach” Roach; Sonya Haushalter; Blake Fowler; Anthony Haushalter; Summer Haushalter; Sinead Haushalter; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Patty, Margaret, Violet, Fritz, Howard and Rudy; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Micki had a special bond with her niece, Bernie Gregerson and sister-law, Patty Heldt.
Marlene was preceded in death by her parents; son, Charles “Bucker” Miller; sister, Margaret Gibson; husbands, Donald Miller and Wayne Haushalter, Sr.
A gathering of family and friends wil be held from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the residence of Wayne Haushalter, 367 Willow Lane, Menasha, WI 54952.
Another gathering of family and friends will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, October 6, 2012, at Faith Community Church, 777 Carmichael Road, Hudson, WI 54106 (715 386 4070).
In lieu of flowers donations in Micki’s name may be made to the Oshkosh Humane Society, 1925 Shelter Ct., Oshkosh, WI 54901, (920 424 2128).
The family wishes to thank Micki’s neighbors, the Kruegers and the Krolls for their loving care and support. The family also wishes to thank Theda Care Internal Medicine, Neenah and staff along with Kathy VanRavenstein APNP for their loving and tender care.
“When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have thousands of reasons to smile.”