Rebecca Kay Augustyn

Rebecca Kay Augustyn, age 28, of Ripon, WI, passed away suddenly on Saturday, March 17, 2018.

Becca was born October 20, 1989, in Ripon, WI, the daughter of Jill Kelma and Michael Augustyn. Becca was baptized and confirmed into the Lutheran faith at Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Green Lake. She graduated from Peace Lutheran School, attended Ripon High School and earned her GED at MPTC, FDL.

Becca was the beloved daughter and will be missed by her mother and father, Jill and Mike Blank, of Ripon, WI; her sister, Sara (Gary) Peterson and their children, Isaac and Liam of Van Dyne; brother, Sean (Lily) Augustyn of Washburn, WI; sister, Morgan Kelma of Ripon, WI; grandmother, Audrey Kelma of Ripon, WI; aunt, Jodi Collien of Hartland, WI; uncle, Greg (Alicia) Kelma of Green Lake, WI; her cousins, Andrea, Melissa, Dominic, Jacob, Jenna and Hunter, Jalen, Kyan, Landree, Millianna and Jackson; and great aunts, Dorothy Weick and Gerri (Tom) Kono. She was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Bruce Kelma and Melvin Blank. Becca, until we meet again we will always love and miss you.

Becca is further survived by her paternal grandparents, Paul Augustyn III of Highbridge, WI and Donna Augustyn of Macomb, IL; three uncles, PJ Augustyn of Stillwater, MN, Bradley Augustyn of Ripon, WI, and Timothy (Janna) Augustyn of Arlington Heights, IL; and her birth father, Michael (Cheryl Berken) Augustyn of DePere, WI.

Visitation for Rebecca will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, from 11 – 1:00 pm at Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 440 Lake St., Green Lake, WI 54941.

Funeral Service for Rebecca will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 1:00 pm at Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Green Lake with Reverend Rodney E. Dietsche officiating. Interment will follow at Bluffton Cemetery in the Town of Brooklyn. A memorial is being established in her name.

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