No. 794 (1974).

72 Wis.2d 457 (1976)

241 N.W.2d 593

LEMM, Respondent, v. LEMM, Appellant.

Supreme Court of Wisconsin.

Decided May 4, 1976.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

For the appellant the cause was submitted on the brief of Leo H. Hansen, William T. Henderson and Hansen, Eggers, Berres & Kelley, S. C. of Beloit.

For the respondent the cause was submitted on the brief of Frank X. Kinast of Beloit.


This is an appeal from an order which denied a motion to terminate the obligation of Harold W. Lemm to pay Vivian J. Lemm the sum of $90 a week as alimony. Because the trial judge failed to consider the total amount of Vivian Lemm's increased estate and considered only the earnings from her estate in arriving at his decision, we conclude that his decision constituted an abuse of discretion and must be reversed.

The record shows that the Lemms...

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