Irmgard E. Schoeder

Irmgard E. Schoeder, nee Diels, 88, of Tomahawk, formerly of West Bend, died Sunday, May 7, 2006 at the Golden Age Nursing Home in Tomahawk.

She was born July 29, 1912 in Kiel, and on May 28, 1938 she married George G. Schoeder in Random Lake.

George passed away on July 25, 1997.

Irmgard and George settled in Belgium in 1938, moving to West Bend in 1995.

She loved gardening, reading and spending time outside.

Survivors include seven children, Donald (Donna) of Holy Cross, Judy (Orvin) Erickson of West Bend, John of West Bend, James (Mary Lu) of Tomahawk, Mary Wagner of Eagle River, George (Donna) of West Bend and Doreen (Joe Kritz) of Eagle River; 24 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren. she is further survived by three sisters-in-law, Margaret Diels of Oxford, Marie Schoeder and Grace Schoeder, both of Milwaukee; nieces; nephews and other relatives and friends.

Irmgard was preceded in death by three sons, Robert, Richard and Ronald; two brothers; and a sister.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 10 at 3 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home, West Bend, with Father Michael Moran officiating.

Inurnment will be Thursday in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Lake Church.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday 1 until 2:45 p.m.

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