Lois E. Neumann, 91
March 26, 1926 — Sept. 26, 2017
Lois E. Neumann, 91, of Campbellsport, passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017. She was born in Fillmore on March 26, 1926, the daughter of the late Phillip and Capitola Erber. Lois grew up in Fillmore on the family farm. She met her future husband when they drove together to high school in West Bend and also played baseball on opposing teams. They were married March 16, 1946, and began farming in the Little Kohler area. In 1957, they moved to the town of Belgium where they continued farming and together raised seven children. After retirement, they wintered in Florida for 23 years where they made many friends, golfed and played shuffleboard. Lois was also an avid gardener, bowler, card player and enjoyed many crafts. She also decorated cakes and made all of her children’s wedding cakes.
Those Lois leaves behind to cherish her memory include her loving husband of 71 years, Donald; children, Allen (Diane), Donna (Keith) Cotter, Jo Ann (Neil) Wagner, Jim (Linda), Betty (Jeff) Vreeke, Sue Hedding (Mike Francis) and Sarah (Roger) Sandell; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. She is further survived by her sister, Arlene Schmidt; her brother, Willis Erber; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please send memorials in Lois’ name to the Alzheimer’s Association, SE Wisconsin Chapter, 620 S. 76th St., Suite 160, Milwaukee, WI 53214.
Lois’ family would like to thank all of her caregivers, especially friends Mary Schrauth and Donna Rohlinger for their loving care and support.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Lois’ arrangements. Additional information and guestbook may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.