Bernice E. Thierfelder

Bernice E. Thierfelder, 83, went to her heavenly home on Saturday, April 14, 2007.

Bernice was born on Aug. 25, 1923 in Freistadt, to the late Arthur and Meta (nee Wetzel) Wendt.

She later married the late Hillard Thierfelder at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church in Freistadt in April of 1944. Their marriage was blessed with five children.

Bernice became a member of Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, West Mequon, where she was a longtime active member.

She was also a member of the Altar Guild as well as a member of the Ladies Aid and served on various other committees.

Bernice is survived by her children, Jim (Judy) Thierfelder, Wayne (Pauline) Thierfelder, Eileen (Tom) Jungkuntz, Bob (Sue) Thierfelder and Ron Thier-felder; grandchildren, Jeff (Sha-ron) Thierfelder, Julie (Brian) Passig, Jenelle Thierfelder, Jamie Thierfelder, Jodie Thierfelder, Greg (Shawn) Jahnke, Mike (Renee) Jahnke, Todd Jungkuntz, Jason Thierfelder, Ryan Thier-felder, Tyler Thierfelder, Amy Thierfelder, Emily Thierfelder, and Stephanie Thierfelder; a sister, Lorraine Wendt; and a sister-in-law, Helen Thierfelder.

She is further survived by nine great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

Bernice was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hillard Thierfelder; and a grand-son Jeff Jahnke.

A funeral service for Bernice will be held on Wednesday, April 18, at 6 Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, West Mequon.

Visitation will be held at the church on Wednesday from 3-6 p.m.

Rev. Kenneth Kolberg will officiate, and interment will take place in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials of the donorís choice are appreciated.

The Mueller Funeral Home, Cedarburg, is assisting the family.

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