Kathleen E. Sumpter

Kathleen E. Sumpter, age 84, of Friendship, Wisconsin passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 12:00 Noon on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Friendship. Father David Bruener will officiate. Interment will be at the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Church.

Kathleen was born December 22, 1936, in Waukesha, Wisconsin to Albert and Grace (Brown) Beller.

She married Louis Sumpter on September 28, 1955, in Dubuque, Iowa.

Kathleen enjoyed cooking, gardening, dancing, and especially taking care of her family. She was a long-time member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.

Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, Albert & Grace; husband, Louis; son, Wayne “Ed”, and three brothers, Dick, Ron, and Bill Beller.

Survivors include her children, Katherine Kroboth, Brenda (Jeffrey) Sheehan, Thomas (Peggy) Sumpter, Jenifer (Christopher) Prophet, Laura Sumpter; 14 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild; sisters, Ramona Morehouse, Linda Beller, Jennifer Hibbeln, Nancy Person; brother, Tom (Carol) Beller, and many loving nieces and nephews.

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  1. GW says:

    Tom, very sorry to see your mom has passed away, prayers go out for you and your family.

  2. Sue Gallagher says:

    So sorry for everyone’s loss. Katie was a wonderful person! I have so many wonderful memories in her home growing up and as an adult. Bill and I would like to extend our condolences and prayers to all in the family!

  3. Mary LaFever says:

    I’m so very sorry for the family’s loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you!

  4. Lucy Wingert says:

    My sincerest condolences to you and your family.

  5. Joanne Sumpter & Donny Orick says:

    To the entire family; we offer our deepest condolences for your loss. Kate was a wonderful woman and will be deeply missed.

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