A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Amherst. Burial of her cremains will be at a later date in St. James Cemetery in Amherst. She had prearranged to have her body donated to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine in Madison in honor of her grandson Jim who attended the physician’s assistant program at the school.
Visitation will be at the church from 12:30 p.m. until the service.
The Jungers-Holly Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.hollyfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Lepak was born June 18, 1913, in the town of Carson, a daughter of the late Frank and Millie (Hetze) Doughty.
She was married to Chester Lepak May 14, 1932, at St. Mary Immaculate Conception in Custer. He died Sept. 25, 1987.
She was employed by the Worth Co. Fly Factory in her early years and as a clerk at Security State Bank in Amherst Junction. She and her husband were owners of Lepak Lumber Co. from 1963 to 1972.
She traveled with her husband to Canada, Mexico, Nova Scotia, the Florida Keys and throughout the United States. She spent winters in Cocoa Beach, Fla.
Survivors include one son, Bill (Barb) Lepak; one brother, Carl Doughty; nine grandchildren, Jodi (Mike) Zblewski, Jim (Michelle) Lepak, Julie (Nate) Hoffman, Barb (Erik) Lepak, Karen Lepak, Shawn Lepak, Christine Hildebrandt, Lisa Annand and Vivian (Tim) Lukes; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two infant daughters, Mary and Cecelia; two sons, Donald and Louis; two sisters, Mabel and Viola; and three brothers, Fred, Harold and Ben.