A Mass of Christian burial will take place at 11 a.m. on Nov. 19 at Immaculate Conception Church in Saukville for Herbert Wundrock of Port Washington, who passed away Monday morning on Nov. 14, 2005 at Heritage Nursing Home in Port Washington at the age of 92. The Rev. Karl Acker will celebrate the Mass. The family will receive visitors at the church on Nov. 19 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will follow at St. Francis Borgia Cemetery in Cedarburg. Eernisse Funeral Home in Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements.
Herbert was born in Milwaukee on May 3, 1913, son of August and Bertha Grosser Wundrock. On July 6, 1940 he was united in marriage to Irene Dehlinger at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Stevens Point. The couple lived in Milwaukee and then moved to Grafton. They traveled before settling back in Ozaukee County.
Herbert was a sheet metal worker for J & H Heating and retired in 1974. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, the Holy Name Society and the St. Joseph Benevolent Society.
Herbertís true love was performing as a magician. With his wife and daughters acting as his assistants, he performed magic shows for many years. He also enjoyed golfing, traveling and a good game of sheepshead.
Herbert is survived by his wife Irene of Port Washington; daughters Judith (Richard) Hadler of Waupaca, Patricia (Richard) Uselding of Belgium, Mary (Wayne) Zdrojewski of Kissimmee, Fla., and Christine (Richard "Rick") Ritzman of Racine; sons Michael (Marguerite) of New London and Robert (Emily) of Verona. He is further survived by 15 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by five brothers and four sisters.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital are strongly encouraged. For online condolences, visit www.eernissefuneralhome.com.