Ida Mae Walters, 92

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2010, at 2 p.m. at Advent Lutheran Church, Cedarburg, for Ida Mae Walters,  who entered into eternal life on June 29, 2010, at the age of 92. Visitation will be held at the church from 1 p.m. until the time of the service. The Rev. Dr. Janis Kinens will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Lasata Care Center are appreciated.  Mueller Funeral Home of Cedarburg is assisting the family. For online condolences, please visit

Ida was born in Benton Harbor, Mich., on March 8, 1918, to Martin and Emily (nee Weich) Schoenknecht.  They moved to Milwaukee in 1925 and then to Cedarburg in 1929. She graduated from Cedarburg High School. Ida married Charles Walters on Feb. 22, 1936, in Milwaukee.

Ida enjoyed gardening, traveling, fishing, playing cards, bowling and being with her friends.

Ida is survived by her daughter-in-law, Kay Walters; grandchildren, Mark, Paul and Peter Walters; great-grandchildren, Danika and Bryna Walters; brother, Arthur (the late Jean) Schoenknecht; sister-in-law, Lorraine (the late Tony) LaPorte and Wendell (the late Nadine) Gillogly.  She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles; son, Ken; sisters, Evelyn (the late Clarence) Farshing and Ruth (the late Clarence) Behling, and brother-in-law, Herbert Walters.