Pearl C. Wiechman

Funeral services will be held for Pearl C. Wiechman, formerly from Cedarburg, at 11 a.m. on Jan. 19 at Faith Lutheran Church in Cedarburg.

Pearl passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008 at Bethel Home of Oshkosh, at the age of 91.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, from 9 a.m. until the time of service.

Burial will take place at Zur Ruhe Cemetery in Cedarburg.

The Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.

Pearl Wiechman was born in the town of Jackson on July 11, 1916, the daughter of Theodore and Augusta Geiger.

She married Carl Wiechman on Aug. 28, 1937 at St Johnís Lutheran Church in Jackson. Carl preceded her in death on July 12, 1993.

Pearl and Carl owned and operated a mink ranch near Oshkosh for 27 years.

After retirement, they moved to Cedarburg and were able to enjoy winters in Florida.

They were members of Faith Lutheran Church in Cedarburg where Pearl helped circle members sew quilts. She also enjoyed playing cards and traveling.

Pearl will be missed by her children, Ann (Dennis) Wendt of Oshkosh and Kenneth (Karen) Wiechman of Franklin, Tenn.; her grandchildren Cheryl Wendt of Milwaukee, Maj. Kurt (Kristina) Wendt of Lynn Haven, Fla.; her stepgrandchildren, Blair (Cody) Gautsche and Scott Clements of Tennessee; her great-grandsons, Richard, Robert and Ryan Wendt of Florida; her step- great-granddaughters Ella and Eva Gautsche of Tennessee; her brother Willard (Ramona) Geiger of Jackson; and her sister-in-law Lorraine Wiechman of Cedarburg.

She was preceded in death by her husband Carl Wiechman; her brother Roland and his wife Marion Geiger; brothers- and sisters-in-laws Raymond and Evelyn, Robert and Lucille, and Herman Wiechman.

The family wants to especially thank the Special Care Unit at Bethel Home for their compassion and caring. Thank you for the wonderful care you gave "Mom" over these past years.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established. For online condolences, please visit