Nov. 10, 1920 — Oct. 11, 2015
Edward Neuwirth was born to eternal life on October 11, 2015, at the age
of 94 and reunited with his late wife, Wava. He was the loving dad of
Edward (Vivian), Thomas (Rebecca) and James; proud grandpa of Rachael
(Brian) Alexander, Heather and Ursala; and adoring great-grampie of
Olivia Alexander and Michael Edward Alexander. He is further survived by
nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends.
Edward proudly served in the Army-Air Corps during WWII as a B17
navigator and 2nd lieutenant. He was a POW for 18 months in Germany.
After the war, he returned to ER Wagner Company where he started as
“office boy” and retired as president and CEO after 47 years of
Visitation will be Friday, November 27, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral
Home, N84-W17937 Menomonee Ave., Menomonee Falls, from 12:30pm until
time of the memorial service at 2pm. Private burial will be at Valhalla
The family would like to thank the staff on the 9th floor at the VA
Medical Center for all of their loving care and kindness. Memorials to
the Disabled American Veterans or to the Children’s Hospital of
Wisconsin would be greatly appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Menomonee Falls is
serving the family. For more information, call 262-251-3630 or visit