Joan M. Liepe (nee Eskey), 87, of Brookfield, died Feb. 15, 2020. She was born July 16, 1932 and worked as an executive secretary at a cemetery. 

Ms. Liepe was the wife of the late William G. Liepe; the mother of Steven (Donna) Liepe, John (Francesca) Liepe, Catherine (Kent) Maas and Kimberly (Richard) Mucha; the grandmother of Kaitlin (Kyle) Krebs, Kevin Liepe, Michael Liepe, Adam (Julia Kemer) Mucha, Alexander Mucha and Anastasia Mucha; the great grandmother of  William G. Krebs and Emilia Krebs; the sister of John (the late Jodi) Eskey, the late Marilyn (Herman) Goering and William (the late Carole) Eskey; and the aunt of many nieces and nephews. 

Visitation is on Wednesday, Feb. 19 from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. at Hitzeman Funeral Home, 9445 31st St., Brookfield. A funeral Mass will follow at 10 a.m. at St. Louise de Marillac Church, LaGrange Park, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside.