JEFFERSON

Margaret Bartz

July 8, 1912 - March 8, 2006

Margaret Bartz, 93, of Fort Atkinson, died Wednesday, March 8, 2006, at Countryside Home in Jefferson.

Born July 8, 1912, in the town of Koshkonong, she was the daughter of George and Emma (nee Schroeder) Ziedler.

She was married June 27, 1942, to Archie Bartz, who preceded her in death in 1977. A homemaker, Margaret loved knitting, crocheting, playing piano and reading. She was a graduate of Fort Atkinson High School Class of 1930 and a member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Sullivan.

Surviving are her children, Judy (Kenneth) Kaeppel of Oconomowoc and Donna (Bruce) Johnston of Green Bay; her sister, Ruth Daniels of Whitewater; her grandchildren, Jeffrey Joseph and Rebecca Lambrath; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 3 p.m. memorial service Sunday, March 12, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, W405 Highway 18, Sullivan. The Rev. Dean Zemple will officiate. Burial will be at St. Johnís Lutheran Cemetery.

Memorials are appreciated to the church.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral Home, 567-4459, is serving the family.