Nancy L. (Bonsack) Margenau

Ellen Agerbak Anderson

MADISON-Nancy L. (Bonsack) Margenau, age 57, of Madison, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 6, 2012, at her home.

She was born on Oct. 11, 1954, in Sheboygan Falls, the daughter of James and Jean (Hochrein) Bonsack.

Nancy married Steven Margenau on May 17, 1975, in Sheboygan Falls. She graduated from Sheboygan Falls High School in 1973. Nancy volunteered and worked at Kennedy Elementary School when her children were young. She also worked for 29 years at WPS. Nancy was a Brewers fan, and enjoyed Formula One and sports car racing. She also enjoyed camping and trips to San Francisco, New York, Toronto, Montreal, and Manitoulin Island. Nancy was excited to recently become a grandma. She loved nature, bird and squirrel watching. Her cat, Brandy, was a faithful companion.

Nancy is survived by her husband, Steve; son, Tim (Janice) Margenau; daughter, Nicole Margenau; granddaughter, Lilly Margenau; mother, Jean Bonsack; sister, Mary Anderson; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, James Bonsack; and brother-in-law, Rodney Anderson.

A Celebration of Nancy’s Life will be held at a later date.