Monika M. Goldschmidt, 73

Monika M. Goldschmidt (nee Goehr), 73, of Jackson, died on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at her home. 

She was born on May 30, 1938, in Germany to the late Franz and Elsie (nee Neubauer) Goehr. As a child, the family moved to the United States, settling in the Milwaukee area. 

On May 30, 1959, she was united in marriage Charles W. Goldschmidt in Milwaukee. Charles predeceased Jan. 14, 2001. 

For many years, Monika worked at Wausau Insurance Company and for the past 12 years, was employed as a technical team coordinator for Wisconsin Compensation Bureau Services. 

Survivors include one sister Renata (Bill) Shirley, one brother Juergen (Vicky) Schultrich; one step-daughter Diane Schultz; one nephew Ken (Terry) Moult; other relatives and friends. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father Heinz Schultrich. 

Memorial services will be held on Friday, Sept. 16, 2011, at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend. The family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home on Friday from 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. 

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