Walter C. Neumann

Walter C. Neumann, 92, of Kewaskum, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2006 at the Samaritan Health Center in West Bend after a two-week stay.

He was born on July 8, 1913 in Fredonia, the son of the late Charles and Angela (Gerner) Neumann, and on March 20, 1941, he was united in marriage to Anita Huiras at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Fredonia.

The couple farmed in the town of Kewaskum for many years.

His wife passed away on Nov. 8, 2000.

Walter served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, stationed in many areas in the U.S., the Philippines and Japan.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Kewaskum.

Survivors include his son, Roger (Ann) Neumann of Kewaskum; five grandchildren, Nancy (Andy) Roncke of Milwaukee, Christine Neumann of Austin, Texas, Carol Neumann of Jackson, Minn., John and Michael Neumann, both of Kewaskum; a brother, Donald (Lois) Neumann of Campbells-port; three sisters, Marcella Peterson of Port Washington, Violet Wagner of West Bend and Lucille Rohlinger of Belgium; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward and Charles Neumann, and three brothers-in-law, Armin Peterson, Aaron Wagner and Burt Rohlinger.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 26, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Kewaskum.

Father Edwin Kornath will officiate, and burial will be at 9 a.m. on Monday in Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend.

Relatives and friends may call at the church on Sunday from 3 p.m. until the time of services.

In lieu of flowers, the family prefers memorials to benefit Holy Trinity Catholic School.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum is serving the family.

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