Jeanette Ann Dallmann

Jeanette Ann Dallmann, 97, formerly of West Fiesta Lane in Mequon, died Saturday, July 31, 2010 at the Highlands of Newcastle Place in Mequon where she had been a resident the past two years.

She was born on May 13, 1913 in New London, Wis. to Charles H. and Mary Neuens Lewis, Jr. After her father died, she moved to live with her grandparents in Port Washington, Wis. Her grandfather, Charles H. Lewis, was the light station keeper at the time. Later she moved to Milwaukee and attended Riverside High School.

On February 14, 1942, she married George E. Dallmann of Milwaukee at Garden Home Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. She had worked for Wisconsin Telephone in Milwaukee over 40 years as a supervisor in data processing. She retired in 1972.  Since 1953 they had called Mequon their home. Her husband preceded her in death on January 29, 2003.

She had been an active member of St. John's Mequon Lutheran Church and the Telephone Pioneers, a charitable group. She was proud of the Port Washington Historical Society Light Station restoration and shared many of her memories and family heritage.

She is survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services have been held with interment at Union Cemetery in Port Washington. Memorials to the Port Washington Historical Society Light Station or the Judge Eghart House Museum of Port Washington are appreciated.

Information and condolences are available at or 284-4431. Poole Funeral Home of Port Washington is assisting the family.