Ronald J. Andrew
Ronald J. Andrew, age 79 of St. Anna, died peacefully Wednesday afternoon, April 11, 2018 at Willowdale Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, New Holstein.
Ron was born on August 5, 1938 in Johnsburg, son of the late Roman and Marie (Schoenborn) Andrew. He attended Johnsburg Grade School and New Holstein High School. Ron served in the U.S. Army Reserves. On June 6, 1959 he was united in marriage to Marleen I. Schmitz at St. Ann Catholic Church, St Anna. They celebrated 56 years together until Marleen’s passing on April 25, 2016. Ron was employed for 45 years with Tecumseh Products, retiring in 2001. He was am active member of St. Ann Catholic Church, assisting as a caretaker of cemetery for many years, as well as volunteering for the St. Anna Fire Department.
He was always willing to lend a helping hand with projects for his family and neighbors. He enjoyed winters snowmobiling, bowling in Men’s and Couple Leagues and playing in Skat tournaments.
Ron is survived by his daughter; Tammy Timm (George Brunette) Campbellsport, 5 grandchildren; Nik Newell (Kyla Cangemi), Natasha Timm (Matt Wirtz), Natalee Timm (Adam Meeker), Megan Andrew (Brennan Nieskes) and Tyler Andrew (Sierra Reiman); one great grandson; Adrian Andrew; daughter-in-law: Julie Andrew; one sister: Kathy Evans; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Pat (Dennis) Wirtz, Kenneth (Barb) Schmitz, Karen Truttschel and James (Phyllis) Schmitz. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his wife; Marlene; son; Michael “Andy” Andrew; parents; Roman & Marie Andrew; a brother-in-law: Al Truttschel and father-in-law & mother-in-law; Sylvester & Ruth Schmitz.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 4:00PM on Monday, April 16, 2018 at St. Ann Catholic Church, (N188 School St., New Holstein). Ron will be laid to rest next to his wife in the church cemetery following the service.
The family will greet relatives and friends at church from 2:00PM until 3:45PM when brief family rites will be held on Monday.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Willowdale Nursing & Rehabilitation Center for the care given to Ron. A special thank you to Calumet County Hospice for their longtime care of Ron, especially Kristin Bushmann.
The Meiselwitz-Vollstedt Funeral Home, Kiel is assisting the family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting meiselwitzfh.com.
Eunice F. Fetterer
Eunice F. Fetterer, 88, of Sheboygan, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the Sheboygan Senior Community.
The former Eunice Fay Thornton was born in Milwaukee on February 10, 1930, a daughter of the late Hiram and Olga Zager Thornton. She attended Ebenezer Lutheran grade school and was a 1948 graduate of North High School.
On August 7, 1948, she and Paul Fetterer were married at St. Dominic’s Catholic Church. where she was still a member.
Surviving her are her daughter, Bonnie (Gerald) Sokolik, La Crosse, WI, two sons, Glen, Sheboygan, and Gary Seminole, FL; three grandchildren; five great grandchildren; her sister, Betty Zimmerman, Sheboygan; two sisters-in-law, Mary (Donald) Smith, Sheboygan Falls, and Dorothy Hankel, Nevada, and one brother-in-law, Dominic (Arlyne) Fetterer, North Carolina; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded by her husband, Paul, and four children, Michael and the triplets, Tim, Roy, and Judy. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Elroy (Martha) Schultz.
The family will greet friends and relatives on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Olson Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 1132 Superior Avenue. Interment will take place in Calvary Cemetery.
A memorial fund has been established in her name for the Sheboygan Senior Community.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the Sheboygan Senior Community for all of their loving care and support. The Olson Funeral Home & Cremation Service has been entrusted with Eunice’s arrangements.
Gladys Mae Klein
Gladys Mae Klein, age 91, Plymouth, WI, passed away on Thursday (April 12, 2018) at Rocky Knoll Health Care Center where she was well cared for and resided for the past 7 years.
She was born on October 11, 1926 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin a daughter of the late LeRoy and Juanita M. Mudrow Bohlander.
She attended Elkhart Lake grade school and graduated from Plymouth High School in 1944. Upon graduation she moved to Milwaukee and worked at Schuster’s Department Store for 4 years and Walgreens for 18 years.
On April 12, 1947 she married Robert A. Klein. The couple lived in Milwaukee for 43 years before retiring to Plymouth in 1990. Her husband preceded her in death on January 11, 2012.
She was a member of Community United Church of Christ in Elkhart Lake where she was baptized and confirmed. She was a woman of great faith and loved her savior Jesus Christ with all her heart. Gladys enjoyed fishing, camping, crossword and jigsaw puzzles, playing cards, word search, bingo and reading. She especially enjoyed fishing and camping with her husband at Lynn Ann’s Campgrounds in St. Germain for many summers. Gladys was Robert’s “fishing buddy”. Gladys died on her anniversary date and looked forward to rejoining her husband in heaven.
Survivors Include: One son: Jay Allan (Lisa) Klein of Fond du Lac, WI; One Granddaughter: Christina (Chad) Fox of Campbellsport, WI; and Six Great Grandchildren. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one sister: Ann Marie Knowles and her husband: John Knowles. One sister-in-law: Rosemary (Matthew) Lannert.
Memorial services will be held on Friday (April 20, 2018) at 1:00 P.M. at Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth. Reverends Nancy Mussehl (niece) and John Knowles (Nephew) will preside over the memorial service. Inurnment will take place at a later date with immediate family at the St. John’s Cemetery in Elkhart Lake.
Visitation will take place at Suchon Funeral Home on Friday (April 20) from 12:00 Noon until the time of Services.
The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit suchonfh.com.