- Jacquelyn Jackie Joy (Leonard) Graetz, 63, passed away on April 7, 2017 at 1:29 am surrounded by her husband and children. She was born on April 13, 1953 to John and Ardith (Wippenbeck) Leonard in Milwaukee, WI. She married Dennis Graetz on September 6, 1969 in Wind Lake, WI. Together they spent most of their lives with their four children in Tichigan and Waterford. Jackie was a nurse most of her life, and most recently she earned her Doctorate degree and was teaching nursing online. Her family meant everything to her, as she was the most loving, giving, kind-hearted, selfless woman you would ever have met. Jackie is survived by her husband of 47 years Dennis, children: Dawn (David) Brooks, Julie (Joseph) Schwartz, Paul (Cassandra Roohr) Graetz, and Peter Wolke, along with 13 Grandchildren and 2 Great-Grandchildren. Jackie was preceded in death by her parents John and Ardith Leonard, in-laws Herbert and Helen Graetz, her beloved daughter Michelle (Graetz) Wolke, and brother- in-law James Graetz. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7pm at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Waterford, WI. Visitation will take place from 4-7pm at the CHURCH. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are suggested to cover expenses.
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