Carol M. (Krattiger) Demrow, 70, of Brodhead, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville, Wis. She was born on Apr. 10, 1946, in Winslow, Ill., the daughter of Herman and Esther (Yandry) Krattiger. She married Richard “Dickie” Demrow on June 23, 1973, in Brodhead. He passed away on Aug. 7, 2008.

Carol graduated from Brodhead High School in 1964. She was a beautician in Janesville for many years. She enjoyed bowling, spending time on Castle Rock Lake property, flower gardening, collecting ruby red glass, but most importantly, spending time with her grandchildren and watching their activities. She was an avid Packer and Badger fan.

She is survived by a son, Darrin Demrow, Brodhead; five grandchildren, Payton, Kaydence and Danica Demrow, and Joey and Jacklyn Kleeman; two brothers, Arthur (Maxine) Krattiger, Mass City, Mich., and Paul (Barb) Krattiger, Brodhead; nieces and nephews, Todd, Kelly, Nicole, Paula, and Stephanie; sisters-in-law, Evelyn Krattiger and Donna Nelson; and special friends, Barb Bishop, Barb Kohl, Sandy Jones, and Shirley Zuhlke.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and mother-in-law, Florence Demrow.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the United Methodist Church in Brodhead, with Pastor Krystal Goodger officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Brodhead. A visitation was held on Tuesday, Oct. 18, from 5 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at the D.L. Newcomer Funeral Home in Brodhead.

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