Donna “Queenie” Schwichtenberg (nee Ewert) died peacefully Aug. 12, 2016, in Menomonee Falls at the age of 75.
Donna is survived by her sister, Rosalie (Denny); brother, Walter (Ruthie); brother, Robert (Leslie); sister, Jeanne (William); son, Dean (Teresa); son, James (Bonnie); daughter, Jean; son, Scott; grandchildren, Christopher, Jamie (Shawn), Scott (Molly), James Jr. (Rachel), Robert (Morgan), Michael and Elaina; and great-grandchildren, Megan, Morgan, Madison and Bella Rose.
Donna is preceded in death by her parents, William and Kathryn Schaefer, and her husband, Helmuth “Squeaky” Schwichtenberg.
Donna was born Nov. 23, 1940, in West Bend. She graduated from Kewaskum High School. She married Helmuth “Squeaky” Schwichtenberg, her high school sweetheart, in 1959. A funeral is scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at Immanuel United Church of Christ in West Bend, with a reception to follow. Flowers may be sent to Immanuel United Church of Christ, 501 Walnut St., West Bend, WI 53095.