Edwin C. Hollatz

April 9, 1926 Sept. 1, 2013

Edwin C. Hollatz, 87, of Oconomowoc, entered eternal life Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013.

He was the beloved husband of Ellen (nee Neuman); loving father of Aleta (Sam) Howden of Ixonia, Ken (Shelly) Hollatz of Oconomowoc, Dennis (Vickie) Hollatz of Oconomowoc and Russ (Patti) Stievers of North Carolina; and fond brother of Elaine Wickert of Watertown. He is also survived by nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Edwin was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold and Raymond; a sister, Anita Wickert; a granddaughter, Gina Dunham; and a son-in-law, Jerry Bergers.

Edwin was a mechanic for Carnation Co. for 40 years, a City of Oconomowoc alderman for 16 years, a member of the Oconomowoc Fire Department for 25 years, the Lions Club for 32 years and a member of the Ashippun Sportsmens Club.

Edwin and Ellen just recently celebrated 68 years of marriage.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the 11 a.m. service today, Sept. 5, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 35181 Wisconsin Ave., Okauchee. His final rest will be at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia.

Memorials to the Oconomowoc Fire Department or the Lions Club are appreciated.

Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.