Hulda M. Hetzel, 92
July 21, 1924
May 31, 2017

Hulda M. Hetzel, 92Hulda M. Hetzel (nee Lisko), 92, of Hartford, passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in her home surrounded by her loving family.

Hulda was born July 21, 1924, in Huilsburg to Alfred and Ida (nee Berndt) Lisko. She was united in marriage to Donald C. Hetzel on Nov. 30, 1946, in Rubicon. She was a lifetime and eldest member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Huilsburg. She was the parish housekeeper for 48 years at St. Kilian Catholic Church in Hartford and retired in 2013. Hulda enjoyed cooking for her family and especially loved spending time with her family and cherished grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Hulda is survived by her loving children, Larry (Lila) Hetzel and Doris (James) Gilligan of Hartford, Mark (Joan) Hetzel of Kewaskum, and Patricia (Ronald) Winans and son-in-law, David Wise, of Hartford; cherished grandchildren, Aaron Hetzel, Amy (Tony) Bilgrien, Christopher (Amy) Gilligan, Bryan (fiancée Sarah Parker), Bradley Hetzel, Matthew (Colleen) Winans, Melissa and Laken Fischer; cherished great-grandchildren, Rylee, Ryanna, Ryland (shares Great-Grandma’s birthday), Samuel and Jordan; dear sister, Ruth (Al) Musack; and brother-in-law, Al Baumgartner. She is further survived by many loved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; parents-in-law; beloved husband, Donald; cherished daughter, Lisa Wise (formerly Fischer) and an infant-stillborn son and grandson; siblings, Ewald (Alice), Arnold (Martha), Walter (Marie) Lisko, Ardes (Joe) Sloboda, and Edna (Wallace Heintz) Baumgartner; and several siblings-in-law.

Family will greet relatives and friends from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, June 4, at the Shimon Funeral Home (824 Union St., Hartford, WI 53027) Funeral services for Hulda will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 5, at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (W691 Highway S, Hartford (Huilsburg), WI 53027) with the Rev. Jeffery Drake officiating. Additional visitation will be held Monday at the church from 10-10:45 a.m. Immediately following services, interment will be within the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Hulda’s name to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church (W691 Highway S Hartford (Huilsburg), WI 53027) are greatly appreciated.

The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be found at