I. Langenecker (nee Volm) was reunited with her beloved husband, Roman,
on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at the age of (Sarah) Adjemian. She is further
survived by a brother-in-law, Clem (Rosella) Langenecker; two
sisters-in-law, Beulah Zingsheim and Mildred (Albert) Wolf; and many
nieces and nephews, other 93. Marie was born June 9, 1920, in the town
of Wayne to the late Mathias and Mary (nee Mueller) Volm. On Sept. 1,
1945, Marie was united in marriage to Roman L. Langenecker at St.
Bridget Catholic Church in the town of Wayne.
Marie was a very active member of Resurrection Catholic Church (formerly
Sacred Heart Catholic Church) where she was a member of the Christian
Mothers Society. She was also a Meals on Wheels volunteer in Allenton.
Marie was a devoted homemaker and farm girl at heart. She enjoyed her
flowers, gardening, cooking, canning, baking and crocheting. Marie was
an avid bingo player and, along with Roman, enjoyed dancing with their
Polka dance club.
She was the loving mother of Ken (Donna Waddell) Langenecker of Fall
River, Pat (Russ) Kirkpatrick of West Bend, Gene (special friend Julie
Smerling) Langenecker of Oshkosh, Jim Langenecker of Kohlsville; and
cherished her grandson, Robert relatives and friends.
Marie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Roman; a sister,
Anna Ullrich; and two brothers, Carl Volm and Sylvester Volm.
A Mass of Christian Burial in remembrance of Marie will be held on
Tuesday, Sept. 24, at noon at the Resurrection Catholic Church (215 Main
St.) Allenton. The Rev. Richard Stoffel will officiate and burial will
follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church on
Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass.
Memorials to the Alzheimer’s Foundation are appreciated by the family,
but flowers are also welcome.
The family would like to express a heartfelt thank you to the caring
staff of Hope Health and Rehabilitation Center in Lomira.
Myrhum ~ Patten Funeral Home, West Bend, is assisting the family. Online
condolences may be expressed at