Anne M. Dietenberger

Anne M. Dietenberger, nee Laatsch, 43 of the town of Wayne died Tuesday, April 15, 2008 at the Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk.

She was born March 11, 1965 in West Bend to Fred "Fritz" and Joan (nee Hoff) Laatsch, and married Jeffrey J. Dietenberger on June 6, 1992 at St. Matthias Catholic Church in Nabob.

Anne owned and operated Elegance in Bloom Flowers in Germantown for 13 years.

She loved working in her garden and with flowers.

Survivors include her husband, Jeff; her mother and step-father, Joan and Edward Hete-brueg of West Bend; and her siblings, Lisa Laatsch of Saukville, Gary of West Bend, Nick (Kay) of West Bend and Mary Laatsch of Kewaskum.

She is further survived by Jeff’s parents, Jack and Louise Dietenberger of West Bend; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Jeanine (John) Bly of Greendale, Charlene (Mark) Jung of Jackson, Jim (Sara) Dietenberger of West Bend and Jason (Lori) Dieten-berger of West Bend; her godfather, Fred "Sonny" (Janet) Hoff of West Bend; and aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her father, Fred Laatsch.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m. at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend.

Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home from 3 until 6:45 p.m.

Memorials are appreciated.

Anne’s family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Gary Herdrich and the entire staff at the Kathy Hospice for the compassionate and loving care given to Anne.