Eunice M. Klumb

Eunice M. Klumb, nee Bauer, 103, of West Bend, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008 at Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation.

She was born on March 7, 1904, in Richfield to the late William and Kathryn (nee Reichert) Bauer, and attended Friess Lake Grade School.

On Aug. 28, 1924 Eunice was united in marriage to Harvey Klumb at the former Emmanuel E&R Church in Richfield.

Together they farmed in the town of Germantown until retiring in 1964.

During their years on the farm they attended Our Saviorís United Church of Christ.

In 1964 they retired to Pembine. After Harvey's death in 1980, Eunice made her home in West Bend and attended New Hope United Church of Christ in Jackson.

Eunice was a former member of West Bend Eastern Star Chapter 73.

She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, crossword puzzles and reading. Most of all she enjoyed communicating with others, whether in person or by mail.

She is survived by three children, May Naab of West Bend, Donald Klumb of Pembine and Kenneth (Sharon) Klumb of Germantown; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Kathleen Naab; a great-grandson, Parker Klumb; a daughter-in-law, Jackie Klumb; and a son-in-law, Henry Naab.

Funeral services to celebrate Euniceís life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 9, at 2 pm at Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home, West Bend, with Rev. James Hill of New Hope U.C.C., Jackson, officiating.

Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from noon until the time of service.

Burial will be in Washington County Memorial Park on Monday at 11 a.m.

Memorials to the Salvation Army or New Hope Church are appreciated.

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