Jodine K. "Jody" Waldhart

Jodine K. "Jody" Waldhart, nee Krueger, 47, of West Bend entered into Eternal Life Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2006.

Jody was born April 26, 1958 in Marshfield, daughter of Fred and Joyce Krueger.

She attended Colby schools and graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire in 1980.

She then began her teaching career as a business education teacher at Slinger High School.

Jody later received her masterís degree in library science and most recently had been a dedicated high school librarian.

On Jan. 2, 1982, she married her Colby High School sweetheart, Steve Waldhart.

Jody was an enthusiastic and active parent in the West Bend community.

Survivors include her loving husband Steve, and her devoted sons, Jonathan and Jeremy.

She is the cherished daughter of Joyce (nee Radeztsky) Krueger, and beloved sister of Jana (Mike) Wagner, Jacci (Jim) Andersen and Jim (Sarah) Krueger.

Jody is the treasured daughter-in-law of Marie Waldhart; dear sister-in-law of Lee (Mary) Waldhart, Fran Waldhart, Gary (Sherry) Waldhart, Phil (Donna) Waldhart, Tom (Janet) Waldhart, Rick "Wally" (Tracy) Waldhart, Jeanine (Hugh) Feirer, Peggy (Mark) Larsen and Joann (Jim) Adams.

She is further survived by numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Jody will also be sadly missed by her dog, Oreo.

Preceding her in death was her loving father, Fred Krueger.

Visitation will take place at St. Frances Cabrini Church, 1025 S. Seventh Ave., West Bend, on Friday, Jan. 20 from 3 until 7 p.m., followed by a Memorial Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Rev. Jeffrey Haines.

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorials offered to her childrenís education fund or the Jody Waldhart Memorial/Scholarship Fund (for swimming or other high school activities).

Jody will always be remembered for her loving devotion to her family, her dedication to her career in education, and her passion for the numerous sporting and community activities enjoyed by her family and friends.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family.

www.phillipfuneralhome.com.