Ione W. Pfeiffer (nee Sedgewick)
May 26, 1925 - Feb. 10, 2008
Ione W. Pfeiffer (nee Sedgewick) of Hartland passed away Sunday, Feb. 10, 2008, at age 82. She was born May 26, 1925, on her family dairy farm to parents William and Isabelle Sedgewick, and graduated from Pewaukee High School.
During World War II, Ione worked at International Harvester and on April 3, 1948, married Bill Pfeiffer. In 1952, the two built their home in Hartland. Ione worked at the State Bank of Hartland for more than 30 years, and was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary for more than 45 years, the Hartland Women’s Club and the Kettle Moraine Golf League. She enjoyed golfing, attending the theater, craft fairs, shopping, lunch with friends and vacations with her family.
She was the beloved wife of 60 years to Bill; loving mother of Cindy (Randy) Brown of Merton, Scott (Delores) Pfeiffer of Seattle and Linda (John Marks) Pfeiffer of Freedom Township; dear grandmother of Jenny, Katie, Ben, Michaela and Aspen; and fond sister of Harland Sedgewick, Carol Morris, Margorie Thomas and the late LaVera "Bunny" Weber and Lois Ludwig. She will be sadly missed by her longtime friend and dear neighbor, Gayle Lierk. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the 1 p.m. memorial service Saturday, Feb. 16, at Evert-Luko Funeral Home, 170 Warren Ave., Hartland.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the American Cancer Society, the Waukesha Memorial Hospital Foundation or AngelsGrace Hospice.
Evert-Luko Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 367-2156 or visit online at www.evertlukofuneralhome.com.
"She was a fantastic lady that will live on in our hearts forever."