Jeanette C. Bingen

Jeanette C. Bingen, nee Walter, 79, of West Bend died Friday, May 19, 2006 at the Cedar Lake Health Care Center.

She was born Feb. 27, 1927 in the town of Addison to the late John and Mary (nee Pfeiffer) Walter and married Harvey J. Bingen on May 27, 1947 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

Jeanette cooked and baked professionally and for her family. She especially enjoyed making and decorating wedding cakes.

Jeanette also loved to travel and spend time in her garden.

She was a member of the Mission Circle and the Christian Women’s Confraternity at Holy Angels Church.

Survivors include her loving husband of 58 years, Harvey; four children, Daniel (Judy) of Bel-grade, Mont., Michael (Brenda) of Lomira, Joseph (Patricia) of Richfield and Mary Margaret (Larry) Clark of West Bend; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a sister, Margaret (Richard) Bingen of Hartford; nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, May 23, at 7 p.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, with Rev. Gerald Brittain presiding.

Entombment will be Wednes-day in Washington County Mem-orial Park, West Bend.

Visitation at the church only will be Tuesday from 4 until 6:45 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Cedar Lake Health Care Center are appreciated.

The Schmidt Funeral Home, West Bend, is serving the family.

www.schmidtfuneralhome.com