Margaret M. Gehl

Margaret M. Gehl (nee Mueller) of Kewaskum, formerly of West Bend and Slinger, died on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008 at Kettle Moraine Gardens Assisted Living in Kewaskum at the age of 92 years.

She was born on March 4, 1916 in Port Washington to the late Emil and Christina (nee Medinger) Mueller.

Following her marriage to Frederic E. Gehl on May 21, 1938 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Port Washington, she settled in West Bend. In 1989, she moved to Slinger until moving to Kewaskum six years ago.

Frederic pre-deceased on Nov. 26, 1973.

Survivors include two children, Beverly Saviello of Gainsville, Fla. and William (Cheryl) of Kewaskum; four grandchildren, Bradley (Erin) Saviello of Atlanta, Timothy (Rachel) Saviello of Atlanta, Kirk (Theresa Gumz) of West Bend and Carrie (Brian) Rose of West Bend; six great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert, and eight brothers and sisters.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 31 at noon at Holy Angels Catholic Church with burial following in Holy Angels Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church only on Wednesday from 10 until 11:45 a.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the familly. www.schmidtfuneralhome.com

Margaret's family would like to extend a word of thanks to the staffs at Kettle Moraine Gardens and Heartland Hospice for their care and support of Margaret.