Jill Bartz (nee Lindquist)


Sept. 4, 1946 - Jan. 30, 2013



Jill (nee Lindquist) Bartz of Muskego, age 66, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.


She was born Sept. 4, 1946, in Melby, Minn., to Hubert and Eunice (nee Wahlin) Lindquist. She was married on July 12, 1991, to her loving  husband Dennis Bartz.  She is further survived by her children: Wendy (Mike) Schaid, William Ersbo, Chris (Jenny) Ersbo, Jennifer (Geoff) Morris, Kelly (David) Navarro and 15 grandchildren. She is further survived by her brother, Jon (Pat) Lindquist, and her sister, Jeri Lindquist, as well as many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her father and mother and two brothers-in-law, Michael Bartz and Tim Bartz.


Jill’s gifts were too many to list but included: interior designer specializing in custom window treatments; seamstress; designer of custom purses and women’s accessories, maker of many, many baby blankets and beautiful things; life of the party; proud, loving grandmother and beloved friend to so many. Jill’s generous spirit and selfless heart were felt by all who knew her.


Jill enjoyed serving The Food Pantry of Community United Methodist Church and the TLC women’s shelter in Burlington.


“Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.” - Proverbs 31:29 

Funeral services for Jill will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013,  at the Community United Methodist Church, 455 S. Jefferson St., Waterford.  Visitation will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the church. Pastor Markus Wegenast will be officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Jill Bartz Memorial Education Fund are appreciated. For complete, obit please visit

 Integrity Funeral Services, 29134 Evergreen Drive, Waterford, WI  53185, is serving the family. For further information call 262-514-4600 or visit