Edward Andritsch, 93 |
April 1, 1925 -- Jan. 24, 2019
Edward Andritsch, 93, of Germantown, passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at the Cedar Lake Community in West Bend, surrounded by his loving family.
Edward was born April 1, 1925, in Austria to Frank and Marie Andritsch. He was united in marriage to Betty Jane Wikkerink on July 5, 1947, in Milwaukee. Edward served in the United States Navy during World War II. He then worked as a meat cutter at A& P grocery stores for more than 40 years. Edward enjoyed woodworking, listening to music, gardening, cooking, and studying history and geography.
Edward is survived by his beloved wife of 71 years, Betty; loving children, Daniel, Kathleen Moede, William (Ladonna), David (Nancy), Brian (Nancy) and Diane (Richard) Saari; grandchildren, Paul (Joanne),
Troy (Stephanie), Jason and Aaron (Deanna) Andritsch, LeeAnn (John) Hibicke, Rebecca (Shawn) Hurla, Renee, Christopher (Sarah), Eric (Rebekah), James, Jamie and Jennifer Andritsch, and Tracey (Adam) Strelka; great-grandchildren, Jackson, Aubrianna, Justin, Alena, Logan, Conner, Parker, Mason, Lucas, Grace and Ryan Andritsch, and Ava, Tristan, Noah and Blaise Hurla; sister, Mary Andritsch; and brothers-in-law, Leon Chernos and Lee (Lydia) Wikkerink. He is further survived by other dear relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Frank Andritsch Jr.; sister-in-law, June Chernos; son-in-law, Gene Moede; and great-granddaughter, Naomi.
Funeral services for Edward will be held at noon Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Shimon Funeral Home, 824 Union St., Hartford, WI 53027. Family will greet relatives and friends at the funeral home Saturday from 10 a.m. to 11:45 p.m.
Interment will be in the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
The Andritsch family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the staff at Cedar Lake Community for their loving care of Edward.
The Shimon Funeral Home is serving the family. Online condolences and tributes may be shared at www.shimonfuneralhome.com.