Nancy J. Bohrer, 86
Jan. 7, 1929 — Oct. 29, 2015
Nancy J. Bohrer (nee Lindstrum), born Jan. 7, 1929, in Menominee,
Michigan, died peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at Seasons Hospice
in Waukesha. She was the daughter of Agnes Lindstrum (nee DeBot) and
Nancy grew up in Marinette and graduated from Marinette Catholic Central
High School. She was a medical secretary until her marriage in 1951.
Nancy and Bert raised six children, Jane (Rob) Kamps, Judy (Tim)
Stellmacher, Julie Dial, William (Carrie) Bohrer, Robert (Stephanie)
Bohrer, and Jennifer (Jay) Stellmacher.
In addition to her children,
Nancy is survived by grandchildren Chris Dial, Keith (Nicole) Kamps,
Megan (Mike) Lazansky, Katie Kamps, Dana Dial, John (Laura) Stellmacher,
Becky (Carl) Ackermann, Anna (Peter) Pruefer, Haley Stellmacher (husband
Luke Beirl), Lindsey (Nick) Rysewyk, Eric Bohrer (Kassey Hoffmann), Beth
Bohrer, Samantha Stellmacher, Heidi Bohrer and Spencer Stellmacher; 14
great-grandchildren; her dear sister, Mary L. Wilsens; sister-in-law,
Gloria Bohrer; and nieces, nephews, and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Herbert J. Bohrer, after nearly
60 years of marriage; granddaughter, Bailey Bohrer; brothers-in-law,
Ralph Bohrer, Leonard Wilsens and Orval Hosch; and sister, Elizabeth
Hosch. Nancy loved children, walks, birds, music and any family
gathering. She had a beautiful smile, tender heart, clever wit and
endless gratitude for all who assisted her in her life’s journey. She
was loved dearly and will be missed.
Her life will be celebrated with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m.
Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, at St. Frances Cabrini Parish (1025 S. Seventh
Ave., West Bend) with the Rev. Enrique Hernandez presiding. Visitation
will be at the church Monday, Nov. 2, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of
Mass at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s
Association (620 S. 76th St., Suite 160, Milwaukee, WI 53214) or
American Parkinson’s Disease Association (945 N. 12th St., Suite 4602,
Milwaukee, WI 53233) are appreciated.
A special thanks to Dr. Larry Gill, staff of Seasons Hospice, Visiting
Angels and Allay Hospice & Home Care.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family:
262-338-2050 or online at