Evelyn Elsie Steffan

Evelyn Elsie Steffan, 87, of Horicon, passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2007 at Horicon Manor.

She was born July 15, 1919 in the town of Hubbard to the late Hubert and Alma (nee Henkel) Niehoff, and graduated from Horicon High School.

Evelyn married Sylvester A. Steffan on June 4, 1938 at St. Stephen Ev. Lutheran Church, Horicon, and together they owned and operated Iron Ridge Mobil Oil from 1954-1978.

Her husband passed away in 2002.

She was a member of St. Matthew Ev. Lutheran Church, Iron Ridge, St. Matthew Ladies Aid and a member of the Iron Ridge Fire Department Auxiliary.

Evelyn enjoyed needlework.

Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Linda L. Steffan of Iron Ridge; a sister, Helene Wendorf of Beaver Dam; a special niece and nephew, Ruby and Richard Stommel of West Bend; two grandchildren, Jane (Jeffrey) Waldeck of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Linda Ann Steffan of Hartford; three great-grandchildren, Bridget, Annelise and Sara Waldeck; sisters-in-law; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband; two sons, Dennis in 1974 and Victor in 1978; three brothers, Victor, Gor-don and Henry; and two sisters, Alice Breitensprecher and Ruth Schindel.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 24, at 1 p.m. from St. Matthew Ev. Lutheran Church, Iron Ridge, with Rev. Larry Mose officiating.

Burial will take place in St. Matthew Cemetery, Iron Ridge.

Visitation will be held at the church on Tuesday from 11 am. until 1 p.m.

Memorials may be directed to St. Matthew Elevator Fund.

The Koepsell Funeral Home, Mayville, is serving the family.

Special thanks to the staff of Horicon Manor for their wonderful care.