Bernetta A. Roecker, 90

Bernetta A. Roecker, 90, of West Bend, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 6, 
2008, at Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk. She was born on March 10, 1918, 
in the town of Addison, the daughter off the late Alfred and Amanda (Rheingans) 
Seyfert, and on Sept. 27, 1939, she was united in marriage to Ludwig Roecker 
at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Kohlsville. Her husband preceded her 
in death on July 19, 1991.

Bernetta was a member of Peace United Church of Christ in Kewaskum and 
the Young at Heart. Survivors include three children, Jean (Michael) Cornell 
of Hartford, Richard Roecker (Jeffrey Phelps) of Cathedral City, Calif. and Harry 
(Lori) Roecker of Kewaskum; a daughter-in-law, Darlene Roecker of Lomira; 
five grandchildren, Joel Roecker, Jenna (Brian) Wiederhold, William (Lori) Becker, 
Daniel (Charity) Becker and Debra (Tim) Tischendorf; eight great-granddaughters, 
Pam Becker (John Hutto), Pat (Josh) Junghans, Amanda Becker (fiancé, Jon 
Herbst), Brooke and Jessica Becker, Katie Tischendorf (Eric Spaeth), Ashlyn 
Roecker and Haileigh Wiederhold; a great-great-grandson, John Michael Hutto; 
two brothers-in-law, Raymond (Lucille) Roecker of Fond du Lac and Harold 
(Carol) Roecker of West Bend; a sister-in-law, Lucille “Toots" Roecker of Prineville, 
Ore.; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

In addition to her husband and parents, Bernetta was preceded in death by a son, 
Thomas “Reggie” Roecker; a son-in-law, Robert Becker; three brothers, Melwin 
(Edna), Howard (Erna) and Elwood Seyfert and a brother-in-law, Roland Roecker.

Funeral services for Ber-netta will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday at Peace United 
Church of Christ in Kewaskum. The Rev. Eric Kirkegaard will officiate and burial 
will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday in the church cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call at the church on Monday from 4 p.m. until the time 
of services. Memorials to Peace U.C.C. are appreciated.

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum has been entrusted with Bernetta’s 

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