Bernice Nixdorf

Oct. 21, 1922 Dec. 26, 2013

Bernice Nixdorf, 91, of Sheboygan, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at the Golden Living Center in Sheboygan.

She was born on Oct. 21, 1922, the daughter of the late William and Amelia Fischer Hirte.

Bernice was employed at the Amron Corp. in Waukesha for more than 20 years.

She was united in marriage to Steven Harsany and Arthur Nixdorf, both of whom preceded her in death. In her spare time, Bernice enjoyed gardening, traveling, shopping, visiting friends in Florida and spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Cihak, and four grandchildren, Dave Harsany, Jerral Cihak Jr., Michael Cihak and Cindy Cihak. Bernice is survived by many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; a son, Dave Harsany; and a son-in-law, Jerral Cihak Sr.

A funeral service for Bernice will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at the Reinbold- Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th St., Sheboygan, with the Rev. John Naumann officiating. Family and friends may call at the funeral home on Friday morning from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 10:30 a.m. Burial will take place at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.

Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 920-452-7711, is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed at