A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, May, 19th, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Watertown, with Monsignor Daniel Ganshert presiding. Burial will be on May 31, 2012 at Forest Garden Cemetery in Woodruff, WI
A visitation will be at the church on Saturday, May 19th, from 9:00 until the time of the Mass. Memorials may be directed to the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church or to the American Cancer Society.
Nettie Sophia Stich was born in Millerville, Minnesota on May 16, 1916, daughter of Sylvester and Antonia (Turchin) Stich. On July 3, 1941, she married Arnold Kokken.
Nettie was a member of St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in Watertown and was very strong in her faith. She enjoyed spending the winter months in Fort Myers, FL with her daughter, shopping and loved to dress up.
She is survived by her daughter, Cherie (James) Heinz of Sullivan; three grandchildren, Jennifer Heinz, Sandra Heinz and Brian Heinz, as well as other relatives and friends.
Nettie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Arnold Lokken, three brothers and four sisters. She was the last member of her immediate family.
The Hafemeister Funeral Home of Watertown is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.