Erlene M. Herriges, 80
June 19, 1937 ó Nov. 12, 2017
Erlene M. Herriges, 80, of Campbellsport, passed away Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, at the Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du Lac, surrounded by her beloved family. She was born in Augusta, Georgia, on June 19, 1937, the daughter of Robert and Maddie Mae (Hall) Cooper. On Nov. 19, 1955, Erlene married Lee M. Herriges at Holy Angels Church in West Bend. She was a member of St. Matthew Catholic Parish, St. Martinís Chapel. Erlene enjoyed reading, word searches, attending movies with her sister, traveling and embroidery. Her special times were those spent with family and friends.
Erlene is survived by her husband, Lee; children, Robert (Linda) Herriges, Debra Rankin, Brenda Herriges and Randal Herriges; grandchildren, Tanya, Matthew and Keith (Lexi) Herriges, Nicole (Chayce) Ramthun, Diane (Kevin) Jacobson, Justin Wuolle and Trista (Jesse) Dinjian; great-grandchildren, Christian, Chelsea, Danika and Kirra; her siblings, Patricia Cooper, Mike (Jean) Naumann, Terri (Bob) Hug and Tami (Ron) Letson; and other relatives and friends.
Erlene was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother, Robert Cooper. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16, at St. Martinís Chapel, Ashford (N1271 Minnie Lane, Campbellsport). The Rev. Mark Jones will officiate and inurnment will take place Sunday, Nov. 19, in St. Martinís Cemetery, Ashford.
Visitation will be Thursday, Nov. 16, from 4 p.m. until the time of Mass at St. Martinís Chapel, Ashford.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to the Hospice Home of Hope, Fond du Lac.
The family extends a special thank you to the nurses and staff of Agnesian Hospice and the Hospice Home of Hope for their care and concern for Erlene.
The Twohig Funeral Home is serving the family with online guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com.