Lois Licht, 98, of Springfield, died at 4:40 am, Thursday, March 22, 2018 at St. Joseph’s Home. She was born January 2, 1920 in Springfield, to Frank and Minnie Ostermeier Durheim. She married Daniel Watson, Walter Kessler, and Virgil Licht all of whom preceded her in death.
She is also preceded in death by her parents; one son, Stephen Watson and one sister Roberta (Lee) Harris.
Survivors include one son, David (Carol) Watson of Del Mar, CA; daughter-in-law, Lynn Watson of Green Bay, WI; step children; Jim Licht of Oconomowoc, WI, Carol Davy of Arizona and Nancy Licht of Colorado; seven grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Lois was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. She worked for over thirty years for Brownberry Ovens.
Lois was a resident of Oconomowoc, WI for over sixty years and returned to Springfield, in 2012.
She volunteered at many different levels for Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, mainly in The Gift Box. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed golfing, horseback riding, fishing, sailing and swimming.
Graveside Service: 11 am, Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Oak Ridge Cemetery with Reverend Paul Hemenway officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church or Nature Conservancy.