Eleanor L. Thiedt, 100
Feb. 12, 1917
ó Feb. 13, 2017

Eleanor L. Thiedt, 100Eleanor L. Thiedt, 100, of West Bend, passed away peacefully Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at the Waterford in West Bend. Eleanor was determined to make it to 100 and celebrated her birthday with her family at her side.

Eleanor was born Feb. 12, 1917, in Milwaukee, the daughter of the late William and Frieda (Weickhardt) Rodemann. On Oct. 28, 1939, she was united in marriage to Howard Thiedt in Milwaukee. Howard preceded Eleanor in death Jan. 30, 2008.

Those Eleanor leaves behind to cherish her memory include her twin daughters, Diane Helmer and Donna Werginz of Winter Springs, Florida; two grandchildren, Joel (Denise) Werginz of Hudson, Florida and Kellie (Ray) Connell of Chuluota, Florida; two greatgrandchildren, Jonathan and Tiffany Connell; and other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband and parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by two sons-in-law, Philip T. Werginz and Robert C. Helmer. Funeral services for Eleanor will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at the Myrhum-Patten Funeral Home (1315 W. Washington St., West Bend). A private entombment will take place at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield.

The Myrhum Patten Miller and Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Eleanorís arrangements. Additional information and guest book may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.