Albert A. Feucht, 88
Albert A. Feucht, 88, of West Bend died on
Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012 at the Samaritan Health Center. He was born on June
9, 1923 on the family homestead in Leroy to the late Michael and Mary (nee
Schraufnagel) Feucht. He attended St. Andrew’s Catholic Grade School in
Leroy and later Mayille High School.
From 1941-1942, Al worked at St. Agnes Hospital. He then entered the
United States Army. He was assigned to the 774 Tank Destroyer Battalion,
serving in Germany during World War II. Following his discharge, he
returned to the Leroy area and resumed his job at St. Agnes Hospital.
On October 12, 1946, he was united in marriage to Alieta M. Anders at St.
Matthew’s Catholic Church in Cambpellsport. The couple then settled in
West Bend. For 39 years, he was employed at the West Bend Company,
retiring in 1985.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting and teaching children baseball. He also spent
time at his getaway retreat in Princeton.
He was a member of the 25 Year Club at West Bend Company, the Holy Name
Society, Loyal Order Of Moose West Bend Lodge 1398 and was a founding
member of St. Vincent de Paul in West Bend.
Survivors include his wife Alieta; five children Dave (fiancée Judy Pint)
of Campbellsport, Ken (Daryl) of Port Washington, Dale (Judy) of West
Bend, Karen of Kewaskum and Jay of Campbellsport; 11 grandchildren; 15
grandchildren; close family friend Robin Wright of
Kewaskum; one brother, Henry of Milwaukee; one sister, Marie Sabel of Fond
du Lac; two sisters-in-law, Viola (Ervin) Gonnering of West Bend and Leona
Lord of West Bend; one brother-in-law, David Anders of Green Bay; nieces,
nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers and
sisters Michael, Andrew, Joseph, Anthony, Leo, Sr. Michaelinda, Agnes
Krapfl and Elizabeth Sabel, one step-brother, John, and one step-sister,
A Mass of Christian burial was held on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 6 p.m. at Holy
Angels Catholic Church. Burial with military honors was Friday at 1 p.m.
in Holy Angels Cemetery. The family greeted relatives and friends during a
period of visitation on Thursday at the church only from 3 until 5:45 p.m.
The family has requested Masses or memorials to Holy Angels School Trust
Al’s family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to all the
angels on earth, the staff at the Samaritan Health Center and the staff at
Riverway Place. Your care, compassion and friendship is greatly
The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family. Online
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