Gerhardt E. Weide

Sept. 1, 1911 - March 10, 2007

Gerhardt E. Weide, 95, died Saturday, March 10, 2007, at Watertown Memorial Hospital.

He was born Sept. 1, 1911, in the town of Summit to John and Emma (nee Zahn) Weide.

He married Helen M. Jahnke in Iowa on Nov. 9, 1938.

Gerhardt was a dairy farmer in the town of Summit and was a member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Sullivan.

Gerhardt was preceded in death by his parents; his wife in 1988; three brothers, Hubert, Arman and Gerald; sister Leola Perkins; step-daughter Joan Stark; and step-grandson-in-law, Brian Sellers.

He is survived by step-son-in-law Roger Stark, town of Summit; step-granddaughter Kathi Sellers, Oconomowoc; step-great-grandchildren Justin, Nick and Kayla. Gerhardt is also survived by many special friends.

Visitation will be 5 p.m. until the 7 p.m. service Thursday, March 15 at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Sullivan. The Rev. Dean Zemple will officiate the 7 p.m. service. Burial will be at St. Johnís Lutheran Cemetery in Sullivan at 10 a.m. Friday, March 16.

Memorials to St. Johnís Lutheran Church are appreciated.

A special thank you goes to the staff at Beverly Terrace and the Watertown Memorial Hospital for their loving and compassionate care.

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