Ann M. Theissen


Dec. 8, 1934 - Dec. 17, 2012



Ann M. Theissen passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at the Masonic Home in Dousman at the age of 78. She was born Dec. 8, 1934, in Hartford, the daughter of George and Mona (nee Johnstone) Marx.


Ann was a New Berlin resident for more than 49 years. She was an avid gardener and a member of the New Berlin Lioness Club.


Ann was the beloved wife for 49 years of the late James David Theissen, who preceded her in death Feb. 27, 2012.


Ann is survived by her daughters, Terry (Roger) Tetzlaff and Kathy (Paul) Keough, and two sons, Jimmy Theissen and Jon (Jennifer) Theissen. Ann is also survived by her grandchildren, Jeremy Tetzlaff, Virginia Johnson, Valerie Tetzlaff, Jesse Tetzlaff, Joel Tetzlaff, Kaitlin Keough, Matthew Keough, Sarah Theissen, Jamie Theissen, Eric Theissen and Mason Theissen; great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.


She was preceded in death by her husband, James; a son, Jeff Theissen; and a grandson, Jody Tetzlaff.


Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Friday, Dec. 21, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 15250 W. National Ave., New Berlin. 


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