Anne Mixdorf

Anne Mixdorf, age 84 years of Cedarburg died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2009 at Newcastle Place in Mequon following a short illness. She was born June 2, 1924 in Jersey City, N.J., daughter of James and Agnes Carr McGuire. On March 19, 1944 she married Wilmer Mixdorf in Jersey City, N.J. He preceded her in death in 2007. Anne devoted her life to her family, friends, and promotion of band and drum and bugle corps contests through her business Parade Specialists, Inc. Anne is survived by her children, Anne-Marie (Orville) Gierach, Gail (Morris) Hes and Randy Mixdorf; four grandchildren, Douglas (Amanda), Heather, Matthew and Jeremy Hes; her sister, Mary Eileen (Bill) McArdle; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral Wednesday, Jan. 7, 12:30 p.m. at First Immanuel Lutheran Church, Cedarburg. Interment Zur Ruhe Cemetery, Cedarburg. In state at the CHURCH Wednesday from 11 a.m. until time of services. In lieu of flowers, memorials to First Immanuel Lutheran Church or charity of choice appreciated. The Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements.

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