Madison/Milwaukee - Marie L. Kuemmerlein, age 100, passed on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at South Pointe Health Care in Greenfield, Wisconsin.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Professor Kenneth R Kuemmerlein.

Marie is survived by her children, Jon (Mary Fallon) Kuemmerlein of Madison and Karol Kuemmerlein Lee of Milwaukee; grandchildren, Megan and Kaitlyn Kuemmerlein; and other family and friends; and her special "buddies" Tigger and Tuppen.

Marie was a long time educator in the Madison, public schools.