Diana L. Ortlieb

Diana L. Ortlieb, nee Tesch, 68, of West Bend, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2007 at the Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk.

She was born on July 1, 1939 in Wausau to the late Clarence and Lula (nee Wood) Tesch.

Diana will be remembered by her family and friends.

She enjoyed fishing, camping with her family, sewing and a good cup of coffee.

Her hobbies included trap shooting, painting, ceramics and interior decorating.

Diana is survived by her five children, Sobra (Dave) Horn of Minne-sota, Jane (Kevin) Kelly of Random Lake, Sam (Linda) Ortlieb of West Bend, Amy (Barry) Mayhew of Waukesha and Jesse (Kelly) Ortlieb of West Bend; 11 grandchildren, Alyssa and Travis Horn of Seattle, Wash., Conor and Erin Kelly of Random Lake, Samantha and Hannah Ortlieb of West Bend, Brandon, Nicolas and Max Mayhew of Waukesha, and Moriah and Kendra Ortlieb of West Bend.

She is further survived by a sister, Charlotte (Ardell) Schultz of Merrill; a brother, Arnold (Gerti) Wood of Wausau; a sister-in-law, Irene Tesch of North Augusta, S.C.; and many other dear relatives and close friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Sarah Olson; and two brothers, Eugene and Leo Tesch.

A memorial service in celebration of Dianaís life will be held on Saturday, Oct. 13, at 1 p.m., at St. Johnís Ev. Lutheran Church, 809 S. Sixth Ave., West Bend.

Visitation with the family will be held on Saturday, at the church, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m.

Memorials to the Kathy Hospice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Myrhum-Patten Funeral and Cremation Service, West Bend, is assisting the family.

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