Mary L. Ebert

Mary L. Ebert, nee Werner, 80, of Hartford passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Saturday, March 8, 2008 at Angelís Grace in Oconomowoc.

She was born on May 29, 1927 in Hartford to William and Aurlia (nee Mauch) Werner, and married Harold Ebert on Nov. 26, 1946 at St. Peterís Catholic Church in Slinger.

Mary graduated from Slinger High School in 1945. She worked for the telephone company from 1945-1962, and then worked for Broan Mfg. in the advertising department.

Mary retired from working after her days in the food service at Hartford Union High School.

Mary was a member of St. Kilian Catholic Church and the Royal Neighbors of America.

She loved reading, playing cards, doing crossword puzzles, and watching sports on T.V., especially the Packers and Bucks.

She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Just being around them and being part of their lives made life rich for Mary.

When her children were established in homes of their own, she was never known to fail them as they needed her help.

No matter what trial or burden life laid upon her, she bore it patiently and serenely.

Mary is survived by her children, Linda (Richard) Fieweger of Rubicon, Bob Ebert of Kenosha and Gary (Kay) Ebert of Hartford; her grandchildren, Kevin, Craig, Amy (Chris), Jason (Daniele), Janay and Kaitlin; her great- grandchildren, Alex, Anthony, Derrick, Benny, Brittnei, Courtney, Ashley, Jayden and Brett; a brother, Bill (Jean) Werner of Hartford; a sister, Carol (Jerome) Rolefeson of Waupaca; and a sister-in-law, Gertie Werner of Hartford.

She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold; two children in infancy, Laura and Michael; two brothers, Herbert and Ted Werner; and a sister-in-law, Marie Werner.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Mary will be held on Thursday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at St. Kilian Church in Hartford with Father David LaPlante officiating.

Visitation at the church only will be Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m.

Burial will be in St. Kilian Cemetery, Hartford.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Kilian Church, Medical Center Foundation for use with the Lifeline program, Angelís Grace, the V.N.A. or the charity of oneís choice would be appreciated.

The Shimon Funeral Home, Hartford, is assisting the family

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