Barbara M. Eder, 93


Barbara “Babs” M. Eder (nee Rodenkirch), 93, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012. She was born on July 15, 1919, to Nicholas and Gertrude (nee Schneider) Rodenkirch. She was raised in Milwaukee and attended Messmer High School, followed by Milwaukee Vocational School. After she married Phillip Eder on July 4, 1942, they moved to West Bend and she was employed as a receptionist and telephone operator for B.C. Ziegler of West Bend for over 39 years.

She is survived by her beloved sister, Anne Graff, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, four brothers and three sisters.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Church (406 Jefferson St, West Bend) with the Rev. John Radetski presiding. The visitation will be held at the church on Saturday, Dec. 15 from 9-10:45 a.m. Entombment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.