Lloyd J. Moritz, 83


Lloyd J. Moritz, 83, of West Bend passed away on Saturday, June 30, 2012, surrounded by his loving family.

Lloyd was born Feb. 7, 1929 in West Bend to Oscar and Rosalia (nee Ritger) Moritz. He was united in marriage to Barbara Dietenberger on Aug. 20, 1960 at St. Kilian Catholic church in Hartford.

Lloyd was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church and the Washington County Farm Bureau. He was devoted to farming and raising his family. Lloyd was born, raised and passed away on the Moritz Century Farm.
Lloyd is survived by his wife, Barbara; children, Sue (Patrick) Wendt, Peter Moritz, Agnes (Eric) Dietenberger, Theresa (Scott) Meyer, and Laura Moritz; grandchildren, Melissa and Joseph Wendt, AJ and Zach Dietenberger and Jacob Meyer; and his sister LaVerne Moritz.

He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Lloyd was preceded in death by his infant daughter Mary, his parents, sister Marion and sister-in-law Connie Bonde.

Mass of Christian Burial for Lloyd will be on Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 11:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 4886 Highway 175, St. Lawrence, with Rev. Joseph Dominic officiating. Visitation at the church on Thursday from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Interment at St. Anthony Cemetery in St. Anthony.

Memorials to St. Lawrence Catholic church are appreciated.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Nicole Klausmeier and other doctors and nurses from the West Bend Clinic, Kraemer Cancer Center, and Seasonís Hospice.

The Shimon Funeral home is assisting the family; (262) 673-9500 www.shimonfuneralhome.com.