Elda L. Dobberfuhl

Elda L. Dobberfuhl (nee Loppnow), 81, of Cedarburg, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2009, at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Hospital.

Elda was born on Sept. 13, 1927, in Williamburg, Iowa, to the late Fred and the late Arvilla (nee Borchardt) Loppnow. She later married the love of her life, Arnold Dobberfuhl, at Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, Freistadt, on Sept. 11, 1948. Their marriage was blessed with two daughters.

Elda was a longtime member at First Immanuel Lutheran Church. She enjoyed many various activities with her family, but her true love was her husband, Arnold.

Elda is survived by her husband and best friend, Arnold Dobberfuhl; daughters, Linda (Robert) Zieger and Nadine (Gil Anschuetz) Dobberfuhl; granddaughter, Jennifer (William) Menzia; great-grandchildren, Dominic, Carina, and Annamaria Menzia; sister, Ruth Loppnow; and sisters-in-law, Norma Wilde and Edna Stern. She is further survived by other relatives and friends. Elda was preceded in death by her parents, and brother, Frederick Loppnow.

A funeral service was held at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 9, 2009, at First Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg. A visitation was held prior to the funeral service at the church from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Rev. Randolph Raasch officiated at the funeral service. Interment took place at Immanuel Cemetery in Cedarburg.

Memorials to the First Immanuel Lutheran Church Guardian Angels Tuition Fund are appreciated.

Mueller Funeral Home is serving the family. For online condolences please go to www.muellerfuneralhome.com.