Laura A. Ferber

Laura A. Ferber, 87, formerly of the town of Auburn, passed away Saturday, March 22, 2008 at her home in Kewaskum.

She was born on in the town of Sherman, Sheboygan County, the daughter of the late Ernest and Amanda (Arndt) Hausner, and on Oct. 28, 1939 she married Walter J. Ferber Sr. in the town of Sherman.

They farmed together in the town of Auburn.

Laura was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in New Fane and the Ladies Guild. She was also a member of the Farm Bureau and the SnoCougars Snowmobile Club.

Laura enjoyed gathering hickory nuts and playing sheepshead with the neighbors.

Survivors include her son, Walter (Carole) Ferber Jr. of Campbellsport; her grandson, Jason (Betty) Ferber of Campbellsport; her great-grandsons, Eric and Nick Schlehlein; her sisters-in-law, Verna Hausner of Campbellsport, Marcella Ferber of Jackson and Norma Dins of Fond du Lac; special friends, Rose Kuehl and Anna Nigh; other relatives and friends.

Laura was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Sr. on July 23, 1998; her grandson, Jonathan; her brother, Ralph; and her infant sister, Ruth.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 26, at 2 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, New Fane, N665 Highway S, Kewaskum.

Rev. Mark Eckert will officiate, and burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, New Fane.

Visitation will be at the church on Wednesday from 11 a.m. until time of service.

Memorials may be directed to St. John Lutheran Church.

Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport, is serving the family.