Elgardie T. Kluewer (nee Huebner)

June 29, 1915 – Jan. 11, 2014

Elgardie T. Kluewer (nee Huebner), 98, of Mayville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at the Mayville Nursing and Rehab Center.

She was born on June 29, 1915, in Ixonia, to William and Hulda (nee Kollath) Huebner. She was united in marriage to Harold Kluewer on June 18, 1939, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Ixonia.

Elgardie grew up on the family farm. She also farmed with her husband, Harold. She loved gardening and flowers. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and their Missions Society. She belonged to the Ashippun Senior Friends.

She is survived by her daughters, Beverly (Ronald) Wendlandt of West Bend and Judith (Ronald) Kadolph of Rubicon; her grandchildren, Renee (Tim) Berg of West Bend, Rita (James) Ledoy of Texas, Jennifer (Tim) Caves of Watertown and Bonnie Kadolph of Rubicon; and six great-grandchildren. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Elgardie was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; nephew, Dale Kluewer; and her sister, Adeline (Hilbert) Kluewer.

Funeral services for Elgardie were held at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 14, at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, with the Rev. Matt Lee officiating.

The family greeted relatives and friends on Tuesday at the funeral home from 11 a.m. to noon. Interment took place in Ashippun Lutheran Cemetery, Ashippun.

Memorials to Zion Lutheran Church or to the charity of one’s choice are appreciated.

The Shimon Funeral Home, 673-9500, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be found at