Edna L. Drachenberg

Edna L. Drachenberg of Hartford passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006 at Aurora Medical Center in Hartford at the age of 88 years.

She was born on May 3, 1918 in the town of Lebanon, the daughter of Edward and Anna (nee Uttech) Tietz. Edna married Carl Drachenberg at St. Peterís Lutheran Church in Lebanon on April 20, 1941.

She was a longtime member of Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church and served as a member of the Ladies Aid.

She was the loving mother of Wayne Drachenberg of Hartford and Elaine (Dan) Koss of Brookfield. Edna is also survived by her sisters-in-law, Florence Drachenberg of Watertown, Betty Drachenberg of Bremerton, Wash., Lucia Radloff of Hustisford, Josephine Drachenberg of Watertown, Elizabeth Tietz of Watertown and Hildegarde (Ron) Kuehl of Hustisford; and by cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Edna was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Carl, in 1990; her brothers, Arnold and Clarence (Lorriene) Tietz; and her brothers-in-law, Max Drachenberg, Palmer Drachenberg and Rudy Radloff.

Visitation was Sunday, Dec. 3, 2006 at Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home in Hartford, and Monday, Dec. 4 at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church in Huilsburg.

The funeral service followed Mondayís visitation, with Rev. Daniel Falck officiating.

Interment was at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Memorials to Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church would be appreciated.

Berndt-Ledesma Funeral Home served the family.