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Hildagarde M. Thurloff
Service: August 22, 2013
Hildagarde M. Thurloff
Hildagarde M. Thurloff, 92, of Watertown, passed away Friday, August 16, 2013, at Marquardt Health Center in Watertown.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 22nd at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Farmington, with the Rev. Richard Pagels officiating. Burial will be at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia.
Relatives and friends may pay their respects at the church on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Farmington 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.
The former Hildagarde Mary Neumann was born in the Town of Halsey in Marathon County on June 27, 1921, daughter of Henry and Alma (Hardt) Neumann.
On April 7, 1945, she married Martin Frederick Thurloff. The Rev. N.E. Paustian from St. Matthews Ev. Lutheran Church performed the ceremony in Oconomowoc. They made their home in Milwaukee.
They spent most of their married years farming around the Ashippun area, where Hildagarde spent the majority of her life as a devoted farmer’s wife, mother and homemaker.
Hildagarde was a member of Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Farmington. She enjoyed music, dancing, working on puzzles, reading and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include her three children, Donna (Eugene) Else of Watertown; Carol (George) Altizer of Lake Mills and Gary (Mary) Thurloff of Neosho; a daughter-in-law, Patty Thurloff; 12 grandchildren, Gregory Else, Michelle Else, Jeffrey (Tamara) Horton, Jamie (Val) Horton, Danielle (Paul) Balmer, Dana (Joe) Grinwald, Lucas Thurloff, Kristin Thurloff, Jacob Thurloff, Ryan Thurloff, Chad (Lori) Thurloff and Marcus Thurloff; 7 great-grandchildren; five sisters, Ellen Duerr, Corine Walecki, Jarda (Robert) Kallenbach, Mildred Lindner and Leona Neumann; a sister-in-law, Catherine Thurloff, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Hildagarde was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Martin on December 21, 1990; her son, Robert; 2 sisters, Sadie Nielsen and Esther Koehler and a brother, Vernon Neumann.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to all of the staff and volunteers at Marquardt Health Center for their compassion, love and ongoing support during her stay.

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