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Ellen A. (Cravillion) Boulanger

March 12, 1933 — January 10, 2022


Ellen A. Boulanger , 88, Luxemburg, passed away at home on January 10, 2022. Ellen was born on March 12, 1933, to the late John and Ida (Draye) Cravillion. She married Randall Boulanger on March 9, 1978, at Lincoln Gospel Chapel. He preceded her in death on September 20, 2020. Ellen was a dairy farmer who loved all things farming and outside. She worked her whole life milking until she was 72 years old. Ellen had a love for all animals, especially the family pets. Her favorite relaxation was watching her favorite TV shows, Little House on the Prairie, Highway to Heaven, and the Golden Girls.

Ellen is survived by her son, Dale (Teresa) Massart; daughter-in-law, Nancy Massart; seven grandchildren, Julie (Steve) Caelwaerts, Shawn (Jessica) Massart, Joshua (Mary) Kohlbeck, Amy (Robert) Polster, Kimberly (Travis) Bergene, Jodi (Chip) Koppein, Mollie (Chris) Massart; 17 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Marie Kroening and Elsie Lemens. She is preceded in death by her husband, Randall Boulanger; son, Richard Massart; parents, John & Ida Cravillion; brother, Gordon Cravillion, sisters, Rita (Alois) Treml, Laura (Orville) Massart; brothers-in-law, Melvin Kroening and Donald Lemens; and by her grandson-in-law, Aaron Brenneke.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from 9:00-11:00 am at St. Louis Catholic Church – Dyckesville. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am with Fr. Rommel Rodriguez Dacoco officiating. Burial will take place on Monday January 17, 2022, at Nicolet Memorial Gardens. Kinnard Funeral & Cremation Services (formerly Wiesner & Massart Funeral Homes) is assisting the family. Online condolence messages may be shared at

A special thank you to the family who helped care for Ellen over the past 10 years.

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