Norbert R. Monday, 79 |
April 12, 1939 -- Jan. 14, 2019
Norbert R. Monday, 79, of West Bend, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at Ivy Manor in West Bend. He was born April 12, 1939, in Newburg to Glen and Clementine (nee Krell) Monday.
On July 2, 1960, he was united in marriage to Mary Jo Wilke in Newburg.
Norbert graduated from West Bend High School with the Class of 1957. Following his marriage he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Fairbanks, Alaska. After his discharge he returned to work at the Gehl Co., retiring in 2001 after 42 years of employment. He was a member of the Hexelbank 25-year club at the Gehl Co.
He loved to golf and could often be seen riding his bike around town. Norbert and Mary Jo enjoyed traveling around the United States by car and bus.
Norbert is survived by his wife of 58 years, Mary Jo; his son, Dan; step-grandson, Tyler (Casey) Beauregard; and his step-great-grandson, Osiris Beauregard. He is further survived by his siblings, Maryann (Ken Rayeske) Monday, Kenneth Monday, Margaret Jaschob, Michael (Judy) Monday and Rosie Spartz; a brother-in-law, Jim (Tara) Wilke; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Glen and Clementine Monday; his father- and motherin- law, Milton and Lucille Wilke; his daughter-in-law, Teri Monday; siblings, Donald (Gloria) Monday, Sylvia (James) McGaw, Joseph in infancy and Cathy (Matt) Matthiae; and three brothers- in-law, Steve Jaschob, Bob Spartz and Terry Wilke.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend with Deacon Mark Jansen officiating. Private entombment will be Monday in Washington County Memorial Park. The family will greet visitors Saturday at the funeral home from 12:30 p.m. until 2:15 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated.
Our family would like to extend a special and heartfelt thank you to the staff at Ivy Manor III in West Bend for the kind and loving care given to Norbert.
The Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. Online guestbook and condolences are available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.