Evie was born in a log cabin farm house near Horicon, on June 18, 1932 to Harry and Martha (Loppnow) Voss. She graduated from Horicon High School. On November 10, 1951 she married Frederick Dettmann at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church in Horicon. Freddy preceded her in death on May 21, 1984. Evie was a homemaker most of her life, but did work at Brandt, Inc in Watertown for a number of years.
She enjoyed walking, reading, doing puzzles, listening and dancing to polka music, and spending time with family. Evie volunteered at St. Vincent de Paul in Watertown, and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lebanon.
Evie is survived by her children: David (Betsy) Dettmann of Pella, IA, Ronald (Sue) Dettmann of Jefferson, Ann (Dennis) Dorn of Watertown, Rodger (Suzzanne) Dettmann of Watertown; grandchildren: Jeremy and Dustin Dettmann, Jaime (Adam) Fischer, Jody (Matt) Busshardt, Brian (Kirstin) Dorn, Becky (Tyler) Stockhus, Thayne, Autumn (Fiancee Kevin) and Sheridan Dettmann; great-grandchildren: Branden and Breckin Fischer; Kaylin, Kaydence and Mason Busshardt; Charlotte Dorn; Brynn, Chloe and Brady Stockhus; brothers: Donald Voss of Beaver Dam, Chester (Marion) Voss of Mayville; nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends.
Evie was preceded in death by her parents; a son Dennis; sisters: Dorothy Scheberl and Ruth Swift; a brother Orren Voss; and several brothers and sisters-in-law.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Lebanon with Rev. David Phillips officiating. Burial will be at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Watertown.
Relatives and friends may gather on Monday, May 11, 2015 from 5-8p.m. at the Hafemeister Funeral Home in Watertown and at the church on Tuesday from 10a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials to the church would be appreciated. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.