Marion J. Stoffel, 83
Marion J. Stoffel (nee Aebli), 83, of West
Bend, found eternal peace on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011.
She was born and raised in Milwaukee and was a graduate of Washington High
School. She attended Milwaukee Business Institute and held several
secretarial positions until she married Robert Stoffel on Sept. 9, 1950,
at St. Catherine Church in Milwaukee. They started a family and she became
involved in church, Cub Scouts and activities for her son. She volunteered
at the parish school library at the former Mother of Perpetual Help, where
she also sang in the choir. After moving to West Bend, she sang in the
Resurrection Choir at St. Frances Cabrini Church. She also sang in the
Swinging Seniors of West Bend.
She is survived by her husband, Robert; son, Richard of Slinger; sistersin-law,
Lorraine Aebli of San Antonio and LaVerne (William) Horst of Rubicon;
brothers-in-law, Mathias (Teresa) Stoffel of West Bend, Ralph (Donna)
Stoffel of Cedarburg, and Roman (Shirley) Stoffel of West Bend. She is
further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, August and Anna (nee
Zweifelhoffer) Aebli; sisters, Wilmette (Eugene) Weidman, and Kay
(Anthony) Monfrey; brothers, Warren "Pat" Aebli, Vernon (Louise)
Aebli; nieces, Jean Aebli and Cheryl Stoffel; and nephew, Patrick Aebli.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at
12:30 p.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church (1025 S. 7th Ave., West
Bend) with Fr. Richard Stoffel and Fr. Nathan Reesman presiding.
Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki will offer final commendation. The
visitation will be held at church on Friday, Oct. 28, from 9:30 a.m. until
the time of Mass at 12:30 p.m. Entombment will take place at Holy Cross
Cemetery on Saturday, Oct. 29 at 12:30 p.m.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Gary Herdrich,
the hospice nurses at Cedar Community, and the staff of West Bend Health
Care Center for their care for their wife and mother over the past
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family. (262)