Pauline M. Underhill, 74
May 12, 1944 -- Feb. 19, 2019
Pauline M. Underhill, 74, died Feb. 19, 2019, at her West Bend, Wis.,
She was born May 12, 1944, in Sheboygan, Wis., to Norbert and Mary Felix
Heiting. The family moved to Port Washington, Wis., when she was a
child, where she attended local schools. While working at Globe Union
Battery Plant in Milwaukee, Wis., she met Donald Underhill. They were
married on Dec. 21, 1974.
She worked various jobs before becoming the Director of Christian
Formation at St. Francis Borgia Catholic Church in Cedarburg, Wis. The
couple lived in Cedarburg, Wis., and Port Washington, Wis., before
retiring to Rhinelander, Wis., in 2000. Her husband Donald preceded her
in death June 28, 2013.
Pauline was kind and thoughtful, helped out whenever she could and,
after retiring. served as a chaplain at the Rhinelander hospital.
Pauline loved being “up North” and enjoyed nature, playing golf and
biking. In late 2018 she moved to West Bend to be closer to family.
She is survived by her daughter Teresa (Kurt) Hanson of Portland, Ore.,
her granddaughter Emily and her siblings John (JoAnne) Heiting of
Columbia, S.C., Mary Ann Cleary of West Bend, Wis., Merin Heiting of
Hartford, Wis., Gerard Heiting of Milwaukee, Wis., and Marilyn (Dennis)
Duffy of Elkhart Lake, Wis. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other
relatives and friends.
The Rev. Pat Heppe celebrated a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 a.m.
Monday, Feb. 25, 2019, at Holy Angels Church, 138 N. 8th Ave., West
Bend, WI 53095. Visitation was from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday prior
to the service at church. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Port
POOLE FUNERAL HOME/Crematory, Port Washington, Wis., assisted the
family. Information and condolences available at
www.poolefh.com or 262-284-4431.