Marie M. Wondra, 92


Marie M. Wondra, 92, of Campbellsport left us to be with God in His heavenly home on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010. Marie was surrounded by her family that she loved so well at the Hope Health and Rehab Center in Lomira.

Marie was born on July 14, 1918, in the town of Ashford, the daughter of the late Frank and Lucia (nee Fell) Soeller. On Sept. 6, 1939, she married Bernard M. Wondra at St. Martinís Catholic Church in Ashford.

Marie was a member of St. Martinís Catholic Church in Ashford all her life. She was a member of St. Martinís Mission Ladies of Ashford and St. Matthewís Mission Ladies of Campbellsport. Marie helped bake a lot of goodies for St. Martinís bake sales and canned pickles for the Hilltop Mass. Marie liked to do lots of canning, making jams, gardening, sewing and watching the birds out her kitchen window. Marie would keep the family and lots of friends happy with her chocolate chip cookies. Marie worked at the shoe factory in Lomira, helped on the farm and worked at the West Bend Company for many years. Marie was a very hard worker.

Survivors include her children, David F. Wondra and Richard Wondra, both of Campbellsport, Ruthie (Wally) Ewert of Kewaskum, Butch (Char) Wondra of Campbellsport and Luci (Rick) Fauska of Colgate; 13 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; five great great-grandchildren; her sister, Gertie Wondra of Lomira; her sisters-in-law, Janice Wondra of Mayville, Frieda Stommel of Fond du Lac and Marilyn Pea of North Fond du Lac; many nieces and nephews; lots of good friends and neighbors.

She was preceded in death by her husband Bernard on March 5, 1994; her son, Thomas; her daughters-inlaw, Nelda and Renee; her great-grandson, David; her sister, Angeline Mitchell and Angelineís husband George; her brother-in-law, Alvin Wondra; and other brothers in-law and sisters-in-law.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, Nov. 29, at 4 p.m. at St. Martinís Catholic Church, Ashford, N1271 Minnie Ln. Campbellsport. The Rev. Neil Zinthefer will officiate and entombment will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Shrine of Rest Mausoleum, Ledgeview Memorial Park, Fond du Lac. Visitation will be Monday Nov. 29, from noon until time of Mass at the church.
Memorials are appreciated to St. Martinís Church.

Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport, is serving the family with guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.

The family would like to thank the staff and nurses at Hope in Lomira for their care of Marie and also for all who helped in Marie's care in any way, the residents who made Marie feel at home especially her roommate Clara, Heartland Hospice nurse who gave their care to her and Dr. Wonder who helped through the years.