Eloise ‘Ellie’ Hitt

Eloise “Ellie” Hitt, a longtime resident of both Linden Ridge and Linden Grove in Mukwonago, was called home by her Lord on February 4, 2014, at the age of 78.

She is the loving mother of Karen (George) Schneck; proud grandmother of Amy Thorman, Jennifer Haumschild, Melinda (Dan) Haumschild and Danielle Thorman; loving great-grandmother of Tanner, Bryden, Jayla, and Chloe; and sister of Conny Wagner.

Eloise was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Hitt, and her brother, Wayne Barkley.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 8, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago, at 11 AM. The family will receive friends from 10 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Highland Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Linden Ridge/Linden Grove Foundation.

The family would like to thank the staff at Linden Ridge and Linden Grove in Mukwonago for the loving care they provided for Eloise over the past 10 years.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at