Mathilda C. ‘Tillie’ Feucht, 82

Mathilda C. "Tillie" Feucht (nee Shwed), 82, passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at the Samaritan Health Center in West Bend.

Mathilda was born July 13, 1927, to John and Anna (nee Toth) Shwed in Fond du Lac. She married James Feucht on April 3, 1948, at St. John Catholic church in Byron. Jim preceded her in death on Feb. 16, 1993.

Tillie and Jim farmed in the town of Herman for over 40 years. She enjoyed playing cards, crocheting, singing, yodeling, cooking and gardening.

Tillie is survived by her two children, Dennis (Susan) Feucht and Diane (Bob) Lischka, both of Hartford; six grandchildren, Christopher and Matt of Florida, Stacy (Mike) of Ohio, Tony (Kerrie) of West Bend, Daniel and Michael (Andrea), both of Hartford; six greatgrandchildren, Jordan, Madison, Elisabeth, Grace, Anthony and Jacob; her siblings, Kathryn Mashock, Rose Karsten, Joe (Joan) Shwed, all of Fond du Lac, and Esther (Bob) Karsten of Janesville. Tillie is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jim; sisters, Mary and Anna; brother, John; sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian burial for Tillie will be held on Friday, Jan. 22, 2010, at St. Kilian Catholic Church at 10 a.m. with the Rev. David LaPlante officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends on Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Shimon Funeral Home and again on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be held Friday at St. Mary Cemetery in Woodland.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. www.shimonfuneralhome.com.