Erwin Sievers, 92

Erwin “Erv” Sievers of the Town of Grafton, passed away peacefully on Thursday April 1, 2010, at Columbia St. Mary’s Ozaukee Hospital in Mequon at the age of 92 years.

Erv was born on the family farm in the Town of Grafton on December 22, 1917, to the late Henry and Martha (nee Schultz) Sievers and married Ethel (nee Mintzlaff) on October 21, 1950, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton.
Erv farmed the family farm all his life. He loved to work in the garden and read. He was a lifelong active member at St. John Lutheran Church in the Town of Grafton.

He is survived by his wife Ethel of Cedarburg, one son Glenn of Grafton, one sister Anita (the late Kenneth) Lucht of Grafton, special niece Chris Beiborn (John) Bliedorn of Milwaukee and special nephew Edward (Jan) Beimborn of Saukville. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by three brothers-in-law and four sisters-in-law.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday April 6, at 7 St. John Lutheran Church, 1193 Lakefield Road, Grafton. Interment will be held at Lakefield Cemetery. A visitation will be at the church on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until the time of service.

Memorials to St. John Lutheran Church or your choice appreciated.
Mueller Funeral Home in Grafton assisted the family with arrangements. For online condolences, go to