Joan M. Freiwald Matter
Joan M. Freiwald Matter (Nee Nelson) of Sun City, Ariz., formerly of
Mequon, died Monday, May 18, 2009, at the age of 74.
Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Reinhard Freiwald; and her
sister, Joyce Loomis.
Joan is survived by her beloved husband, Earl Matter. She was the
loving mother of James (Cindy) Freiwald, Linda (Dan) Stauss and
Richard Freiwald; Oma of Allie and Maddie Freiwald, Ryan, Mitchel and
Benjamin Stauss, Matthew, Onilee and Arika Freiwald. She was the
special twin sister of Peggy (Jerry) Olson, the fond second mother of
Debra (Kermit) Suits and second grandmother of Julie (Markus) Linke
and Kevin Suits. Joan is further survived by dear relatives in
Germany, nieces, nephews and many friends.
Joan was a member of American Lutheran Church, Sun City, and the
German American Friendship Club of Sun City.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, May 26, at Schramka-Densow Funeral
Home, 423 N. Main St., Thiensville, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., followed
by a funeral service at 7 p.m. Entombment will be at Resurrection