Genevieve A. Voigt, 97


Genevieve A. Voigt, 97, formerly of Milwaukee, Pewaukee, Manitowoc and Harbor Cove in Port Washington, died peacefully Sunday evening, May 12, 2013, at Horizon Hospice in Mequon.

She was born Sept. 10, 1915, in the town of Belgium, the daughter of Nic and Mathilda Krier Jungers. She attended St. Nicholas Catholic School in Dacada and graduated from Random Lake High School. On Aug. 8, 1938, she married Orrin “Doc” Voigt at St. Nicholas Catholic Church. He preceded her in death in 2003. Mrs. Voigt was a teacher, professional milliner and enjoyed quilting and gardening.

Survivors include her three children, Mary Voigt of Williamsburg, Va., Jerold (Alice) Voigt of Cedarburg and Donald (Mary Ann) Voigt of Port Washington; five grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and her sister, Dolores Sauer of Port Washington. She was preceded in death by four brothers. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, May 18, at 1 p.m. at Our Lady of the Lakes, St. Nicholas Chapel, Dacada, followed by burial in the parish cemetery. Father James Ernster will preside. Visitation at the church on Saturday from noon until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated.

The Eernisse Funeral Home in Port Washington is assisting the family with arrangements.