Ellen A. Hollatz
March 20, 1926 — May 21, 2016
Ellen A. Hollatz of Oconomowoc passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2016, at the age of 90 years. She was born March 20, 1926, in Watertown, to Edward and Julia Neuman.
Ellen married Edwin Hollatz on August 24, 1945.
Ellen is survived by her loving children Aleta (Sam) Howden, Ken (Shelly) Hollatz, Dennis (Vickie) Hollatz and Russ (Patti) Stievers; her sister Mary Bankert; and sisters-in-law Adeline Neuman and Doloris Neuman. She is further survived by nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
Ellen was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin, of 68 years; brothers Justin and Eugene; granddaughter Gina Dunham; and son-in-law Gerald Bergers.
Ellen was custodian at Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church for more than 20 years and also at Carnation Credit Union. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Fire Department, a member of the Oconomowoc Senior Citizen Center and also a member of the ladies guild at church.
Friends may visit today, May 26, from 10:00 am until time of the funeral service at 11:00 am at Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, N50-W35181 Wisconsin Ave., Okauchee, WI 53069. Her final rest will be at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia.
Memorials to Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.
“Mom, dad has the porch swing finally ready for you. Time to go to heaven.”