Audrey R. Pingolt

A private funeral service was held on May 28 at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend for Audrey R. Pingolt (nee Schmoll) of West Bend. Audrey was welcomed home by her gracious Lord while surrounded by her loving family at Synergy Health St. Joseph’s Hospital, at the age of 69. The Rev. John C. Norquist officiated the funeral service. Interment took place at Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend.

Audrey was born Nov. 18, 1936 to Walter and Mabel (nee Bublitz) Schmoll in the Thiensville area, where she was also raised. She attended and was a graduate of Shorewood High School with the class of 1954. On July 23, 1957 in Lincoln County, Audrey devoted her love and her life to Frank A. Pingolt. The couple resided in Cedarburg and began a family of their own. She dedicated her love, time and compassion to raising her children.

Audrey was an organist at Faith Lutheran Church in Cedarburg for over 30 years and was a familiar face at the election polls in Cedarburg. She also had a great love for flowers and birds.

Audrey will be deeply missed and forever loved by her beloved husband and best friend Frank A. Pingolt; cherished children Dawn (Rob) Holyoke of Thiensville, Mark (Cindy) Pingolt of Stuart, Fla., David (companion Debbie) Pingolt of Port St. Lucie, Fla., and Jennifer (Dan) Barribeau of West Bend; treasured grandchildren Rebecca and Michael Holyoke, Kate Pingolt and Ella Barribeau; and dear sisters Karen (Al) Preston of California and Joann (James) Stamm of Indiana. She will also be missed by many nieces, nephews, other special relatives and many dear friends.

Audrey was preceded in death by her parents Walter and Mabel Schmoll.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Faith Lutheran Church, N35 W6621 Wilson St., Cedarburg, WI 53012, are appreciated by the family. For online condolences, visit