Veronica A. Reiser, 92


Veronica A. Reiser (nee Wirtz), 92, passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2011.

Veronica was born on March 15, 1919, in St. Peter, Fond du Lac County, to John and Theresa (nee Blatz) Wirtz. She married Elmer A. Reiser on Sept. 11, 1937, at St. Maryís Catholic Church in Fond du Lac. Prior to her retirement in 1981, she was employed at West Bend Co. for more than 28 years with her last position being a foreman.

Veronica is survived by her two children, Lois (Ron) Schlosser of Saukville and Ken (Marilyn) Reiser of Slinger; daughter-in-law, Alice Reiser of Hartford and Denver, N.C.; grandchildren, Roxanne (Paul) Konrath, Robbie (Tracy) Reiser, Rochelle (Tony) Priesgen, Rhonda (Shawn) McCreedy, Renee (Brian) Leeson, David (Susan) Williams, Valerie (Ed) Schlichting, Sheri (Bill) Edming, Jeannine (Sean) McMahon, Steve (Laurie) Schlosser, Lisa (Bill) Decker, Christine (Mike) Korb and Marcus Reiser; 26 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. She is further survived by her brother, Leo (Ursula) Wirtz.

Veronica is preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Elmer; son John; daughter, Janet (Timm) Williams; three sisters, Cecelia (Matt) Berchem, Catherine (Frank) Mand and Bertha (Louis) Morgen; and one brother, Alois (Olive) Wirtz.

A Mass of Christian burial for Veronica will be at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 2, at St. Peter Catholic Church, 200 E. Washington St., Slinger with the Rev. Richard Stoffel presiding. Visitation will be at the church only on Thursday, June 2, from 4 p.m. until 6:15 p.m. Private entombment will take place at Ledgeview Memorial Park in Fond du Lac.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the St. Peterís Catholic Church Endowment Fund.

The Phillip Funeral Home of Slinger is assisting the family. www.phillipfuneralhome.com.