February 25, 1949 - February 28, 2010 Resided in Janesville, WI
JANESVILLE--- LuAnne L. Holmes Wald, age 61, of Janesville died Sunday, February 28, 2010, at Mercy Hospital. She was born on Feb. 25, 1949, in Jefferson, WI, the daughter of Hugh and Louise (Liptow) Holmes. LuAnne was a graduate of Fort Atkinson High School and was employed as a seamstress at Alpha Pro Tech. She enjoyed making crafts, spending time with family, especially her grandchildren. LuAnne also enjoyed country music concerts and theatrical productions.
She is survived by 5 children: Michael (Mary) Wald of Orfordville, Shawn (Lacey) Holmes of Janesville, Barb (Chuy) Celis of Spencer, WI, Candice Peterson of Janesville and Tami (John) Peshek of Beloit; 17 grandchildren; best and lifelong friends, Sandy (Dennis) Dopkins of Janesville; 4 siblings: Mary Swillum, John Liptow, Ann Williams, Martha Liptow; very special aunts, Marcella Davis of Ft. Atkinson and Leona Eley of Beloit. LuAnne was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Kathy Farnsworth.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at ST. WILLIAM CATHOLIC CHURCH. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME is assisting the family.