Muriel K. Zettel, 86
K. Zettel of West Bend died on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at Riverway Place at
the age of 86 years. She was born on Dec. 24, 1923, in West Bend to the
late William and Nellice (nee Ulrich) Kissinger.
Following her graduation from West Bend High School in 1942, Muriel became
employed at Amity Leather Products Company in the accounts payable
department. In June of 1986, she retired at 44 years of service to the
On June 14, 1953, she was united in marriage to John F. Zettel at St.
Mary's Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. John predeceased Sept. 19,
She was a member of the 25-Year Club at Amity Leather Products, St.
Joseph's Hospital Auxilliary, Ladies Auxillliary of the Adrian Neubauer
Post 8658 VFW, Washington County Historical Society, life-time member of
the Women of the Moose West Bend Chapter and was the treasurer of the West
Bend High School Class of 1942.
She was survived by relatives and many friends, including her beloved
She was preceded in death by a sister Grace (Richard) Allen and a sister
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Thursday, Oct. 7, at 6 p.m. at
St. Mary's Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with burial Friday in St.
Mary's Cemetery (new). Visitation will be at the church only on Thursday
from 4:30 until 5:45 p.m.
Memorials to the St. Mary's Endowment Fund or the American Cancer Society
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online
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