Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 10th at 2 p.m. at Dr. Martin Luther Church in Oconomowoc with the Rev. Larry Harpster officiating. Burial will follow at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia.
Relatives and friends may call to pay their respects at the church on Monday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service. Memorials are suggested to the church or to the charity of one’s choice.
The Hafemeister Funeral Home of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.
Agnes Erna Wittnebel was born in Watertown on August 25, 1918, the daughter of Albert and Anna (Lillge) Wittnebel. On September 24, 1937, she married Ernst Wegener at Zion Lutheran Church in Ashippun. He preceded her in death on August 3, 1979.
Agnes and Ernst had farmed together for many years. She also had been employed at Chuck’s Supper Club, also in Oconomowoc, for 30 years, from 1956 to 1986, before retiring. She was a member of Dr. Martin Lutheran Church and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Aggie also enjoyed cooking, playing cards, bingo, shaking dice, polka music and watching the Green Bay Packers and the Milwaukee Brewers.
Survivors include her two daughters, Sandra (Don) Borchardt of Watertown; Betty (Larry) Bohn of East Troy; five grandchildren, Laura (Gary) Zastrow of Watertown; Scott (Gloria) Bohn of East Troy; Gary (Linda) Fernandez of Montgomery, Texas; Craig Bohn of Franklin and Kevin (Tracy) Bohn of Kewauskum; two step-grandchildren, Mike (Beth) Borchardt of Janesville and Kristine (Kevin) Eckert of Watertown; seven great grandchildren, Eric Zastrow, Kelly (Matt) Schwark, Nick Fernandez, Alex Bohn, Emily Bohn, Madeline Bohn and Joshua Bohn; four step-great grandchildren, Morgan Borchardt, Ryan Borchardt, Adam Eckert and Erin Eckert; two great great-grandsons, Anthony Zastrow and Brayden Schwark, as well as nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Agnes was the last member of her immediate family.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; her brother, Vilas Wittnebel and two sisters, Freida Seefeldt and Edna Neitzel.
The family would like to extend a thank you to the wonderful staff at Zinzendorf Hall for taking great care of Aggie and her family.