Jean G. Friedrich

Oct. 31, 1924 Ė Nov. 26, 2013

Jean Gertrude Friedrich died peacefully Thursday, Nov. 26, 2013, at Shorehaven Health and Rehabilitation Center in Oconomowoc at the age of 89. She was born Oct. 31, 1924, to Anna and Walter Friedrich.

She is survived by her sister, Mildred Beltmann; her nephews, Roger (Kathleen) Beltmann and Dennis (Lois) Beltmann; and numerous grandnieces and grandnephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother-inlaw, Clarence Beltmann; and her dearest friend, Janet Hinderman.

Jean is also fondly remembered by friends Maria and Ron Sowinski, her caregivers and the staff of Shorehaven. She was a resident of Shorehaven for almost 10 years.

Jean graduated from Rufus King High School in Milwaukee; received her bachelorís degree from Marquette University; masterís degree from the University of Colorado; and her doctorate in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin. She retired as a guidance counselor from St. Louis Park Schools in Minnesota in 1983. She resided in Stone Bank on Okauchee Lake for more than 50 years.

Visitation will be held from 1:30 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service today, Dec. 5, at Shorehaven, 1305 W. Wisconsin Ave, Oconomowoc. Private burial will be at Bethel Cemetery in Fairfax, Minn., at a future date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Shorehaven Health and Rehabilitation Center are appreciated.