Myra L. Steger

Myra L. Steger, 74, of West Bend, formerly of Mayville, died on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007 at SynergyHealth St. Joseph’s Hos-pital, West Bend, surrounded by her daughter, Gail, and granddaughters, Diana and Jodi.

She was born May 29, 1932 in the town of Herman to George and Wilhelmina (Schaefer) Adelmeyer, and married Elmer N. Steger on Sept. 15, 1951.

Myra was employed at Regal Ware in Kewaskum. She then worked as a nurse’s aide for the Cedar Lake Nursing Home in West Bend, retiring in 2000.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mayville.

Myra was a great conversationalist and enjoyed shopping.

Jade and Lindsey, her great-granddaughters, were the lights of her life.

We share great comfort in knowing Myra is finally in heaven.

Survivors include two daughters, Gail (Richard) Christian of the town of Theresa and Sheila (Norman) Krueger of Pickerel; six grandchildren, Diana (Josh) Unger, Jodi Christian, Ricky Christian, David Christian, Eric Krueger and Nicole (Terry) Kubiaczyk; two great-granddaughters, Jade and Lindsey Unger; two sisters, Myrtle Taylor of West Bend and Laverne (Henry) Spaeth of Cedarburg; a sister-in-law, Alice Adelmeyer of West Bend; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her former husband; her twin brother, Merlin Adel-meyer; two nephews, Dennis Spaeth and Joel Taylor; and a brother-in-law, Allen Taylor.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 24, at 1:30 p.m. at the Cottrill Funeral Home, May-ville, with Rev. Thomas Biersack officiating.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

Interment will be in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Mayville.