James J. Redlinger, 79


James J. Redlinger, age 79, of Newburg, died Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, at the Cedar Lake Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born April 16, 1932, in the town of Saukville to the late John and Cecelia (nee Bahr) Redlinger.

Jim was a lifelong resident of Newburg. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Following his discharge he worked for the Gehl Company until his retirement.

James is survived by his sister Norma Gildemeister of Eagle River, his brother Emil Redlinger of Milwaukee, his brother-in-law Robert Frederick of Kenosha, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Cecelia Redlinger, two sisters, Lorraine Frederick and Bea Harrer, and his brother, Tom Redlinger.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Newburg with the Rev. Kevin Kowalske presiding. Burial will follow in Holy Trinity Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday at the church only from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.
Online guestbook and condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.