Hafemeister Funeral Home And Cremation Service
Antje M. Braatz
Service: January 11, 2014
Antje M. Braatz
Antje M. Braatz, age 88, of Watertown, formerly of Rothschild, passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at Marquardt Health Center in Watertown after a brief illness.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 11th at 11 a.m. at St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Watertown with the Rev. Michael Jensen officiating. Burial will be at Pine Grove Cemetery in Wausau. Relatives and friends may call at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be given to St. Mark’s Lutheran School, Lakeside Lutheran High School, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Schofield or the charity of one’s choice.
Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.
Antje Marie Achterberg was born of May 11, 1925 in Wausau, the daughter of William and Meta (Bieble) Achterberg. She was a 1943 graduate of the Wausau High School in Wausau. On June 22, 1946 she married Forrest Braatz at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Schofield. Forrest preceded her in death on March 7, 2012. Antje was a member of St. Mark’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Watertown and a former member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Schofield.
Antje is survived by a daughter, Stephanie (Rev. James) Werner of Watertown; two grandchildren, Heather (Greg) Hohenstern of Blaine, MN and Matthew (Ashley) Werner of Oshkosh; three great-grandchildren, Ella Hohenstern, Caden Hohenstern and Levi Werner, other relatives and friends.
Antje was preceded in death by her parents.
The family would like to thank the nurses, aids, hospice workers and other staff at Marquardt Health Center for their excellent and loving care to Antje.

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