Lois E. Stindt, age 81, of Markesan, Wis., formerly of Fairwater, Wis., passed away on Monday, Oct. 22, 2012, at Markesan Resident Home.
Lois was born Oct. 31, 1930, in Rosendale, Wis., the daughter of Harold and Ella (Gauger) Wustrack. She graduated from Rosendale High School and attended Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. On Feb.14, 1953, Lois married Eugene F. Stindt at St. Stephens Lutheran Church in Rogersville, Wis. Lois was a homemaker, devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She loved spending time with her family. She was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church in Fairwater, where she was the past president of the ZLCW, active in the Sunday School as superintendent and a teacher for many years, including directing the Children’s Christmas Pageant. Lois belonged to various clubs including the 500 Card Club, the Neighborhood Ladies Birthday Club and the Lois Club.
Survivors include her children, Dan (Karen) Stindt of Fairwater, Dean (Barb) Stindt of Norwood, Colo., Janet (special friend, Dave Gallops) Vossekuil of Green Lake, Kathy (Keith) Schwandt of Fairwater, Patti Thorson of Ripon, and Jeff (Allison) Stindt of Neenah, Wis.; grandchildren, Christopher (Anna) Stindt, Matt (fiancé Chelsea) Stindt, Melissa Stindt, Nate, Brooklyn and Lindsay Stindt, Ellen (Paul) Gallagher, Michael Vossekuil, Tracy and Eric Schwandt, Rachel, Ashley, and Nicole Thorson, Olivia and Isabella Stindt; and three great-grandchildren. Lois was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Eugene; and brother, Robert Wustrack.
Visitation for Lois Stindt will be held Friday, Oct. 26, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Butzin-Marchant Funeral Home, 515 Mayparty Dr., Ripon and again on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 100 Church St., Fairwater.
Funeral Service for Lois Stindt will be held on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 11 a.m., at Zion Lutheran Church in Fairwater. The Rev. Rick Engen will officiate. A private family inurnment will follow at a later date. Please direct memorials to Zion Lutheran Church, 100 Church Street, Fairwater, WI, 53931 or The Green Lake Area Animal Shelter, N6217 Busse Dr., P.O. Box 86, Green Lake, WI. 54941.
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