Melody M. Erd

Melody M. Erd, 71, of Elkhorn, passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2014.

Melody was born in Milwaukee, the daughter of the late Martin Koch and Margaret Howard. She was retired from LindenGrove of Mukwonago, where she was the activity director.

She was the dear mother of Becky (Mark) Tumidajewicz of Johnson Creek, David (Jennifer) Erd of Waukesha and Jeni (Kevin) Martinson of Oakdale, Minn.; dearest friend of Jack Nelson; beloved grandmother of Sarah, Benjamin, Jacob, Ellie and Megan; and sister of Marilyn (Frank) Petrosius and Michael (Bonnie) Howard. Melody was loved and will be remembered by a host of other relatives and many friends and her much loved dog, Sadie.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John.

A memorial service for Melody will be held on Friday, February 14, at 11 AM at Sugar Creek Lutheran Church, N5690 Cobblestone Road, Elkhorn, with Pastor Jane E. Rothman officiating. Visitation will be on Friday from 10 AM until the time of service at the church.

Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes and Crematory is assisting the family, 723-6390. For the online guest registry, please go to www.haaselockwoodfhs.com.