Magdalen Vesbach

Sept. 20, 1916 - Dec. 10, 2007

Magdalen Vesbach, formerly of Big Bend, went to join her husband of 64 years, Milton, on Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at age 91.

She was the dear mother of John (Gill), Eileen (Peter) Freiburger and Mary (Norman) Orlowski; grandma of Christopher Vesbach, Michele (Loren) Smith, Stephen (Madeline) Freiburger, Laura (Doug) Kotowski and Alison (Michael) Lehmbeck; great-grandmother of nine; sister of Alfred Snyder; and sister-in-law of Lucille (the late Andrew) Snyder, Walter Vesbach, Edwin (the late Mildred) Vesbach, Miriam Snyder and Margaret Snyder. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her siblings, Dorothy (Bill) Graser, Louis (Loretta) Snyder, Joe Snyder, Claude Snyder and Joan (Bill) Zickert.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. Mass of Christian burial Thursday, Dec. 13, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, S89-W22650 Milwaukee Ave., Big Bend. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 14, at Rural Home Cemetery, Big Bend.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.