Oct. 18, 1923 ó Feb. 6, 2017
Lorraine E. Wittnebel (nee Pagel) passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017, at the age of 93. She was was born on October 18, 1923, in the Town of Hubbard, the daughter of Erwin and Frieda (nee Glander) Pagel.
She was united in marriage to LeRoy Wittnebel on September 4, 1943, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Brownís Corners. Lorraine attended her first six years of school in a one-room schoolhouse. Later she went to St. Stephenís parochial school in Horicon where she was also confirmed, and graduated from Horicon High School.
She is survived by her children, James (Barbara) Wittnebel of Hustisford, Barbara (Charles) Lund of Wauwatosa, Joyce Kleist of Ashippun, and Thomas (Penny) Wittnebel of Neosho; her grandchildren, Kristine (Ken) Jahnz of Neosho, Roni (Mark) Schultz of Neosho, Ryan(Gina) Wittnebel of Mayville, Luke (Heather) Wittnebel of Theresa, Jody (Tim) Cook of Arvada, Colo., and Kathryn Lund of Madison; her great-grandchildren, Jacob Jahnz of Neosho, and Cassidy, Olivia, and Mason Wittnebel of Mayville; her sister, Virginia Scheberl; and her sister-in-law, Jewel Pagel. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, LeRoy Wittnebel; her brothers, Ralph Pagel, Lorenz Pagel and Franklin Pagel; and her sister-in-law, Gladys (Nordin) Jaeckel of Watertown.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 11, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, N1245 St. Johnís Way, Ashippun.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to AngelsGrace Hospice or the church are appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4459 or visit online atwww.schmidtandbartelt.com.