Obit: Ortlieb, Edith C. (1907 - 2000)

Contact: Ken Wood


----Source: MARSHFIELD NEWS HERALD (Marshfield, Wood Co., Wis.) 11/28/2000, P. B-7

Ortlieb, Edith C. (28 FEB 1907 - 27 NOV 2000)

Edith C. Ortlieb, 93, a Marshfield and former Dorchester, Clark County, Wis. resident, died at 6:15 a.m. Nov. 27, 2000, at St. Joseph's Hospital Palliative Care Unit, Marshfield, where she had been admitted Nov. 22.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Rembs/Kundinger Funeral Home. The Rev. Kenneth A Dix will officiate. Maldon Plank will be organist for William A. Allen, soloist.

Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery in Curtiss. Serving as honorary pallbearer is Arthur Peterson, active pallbearers are Tommy Peterson, Clarence Smith, Hanford Bucknell, Franklin Ludwig, Donald Ortlieb and Dick Amans.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.

Edith was born Feb. 28, 1907, in the town of Hoard, Clark County, the daughter of William and Bertha (Nee Schmidt) Bernsee. She was married to Albert C. Ortlieb on June 12, 1929, in Medford.

She attended Park School in the town of Hoard and was confirmed at Bethany Reformed Church, town of Hoard.

The Ortliebs farmed in the town of Little Black, Clark County (I think Taylor Co.), and after the death of her husband, Edith moved to Marshfield where she made her home.

She is survived by a daughter Joyce (Hugh) Donovan of Marshfield; a granddaughter, Debra (Rick) Davis of Marshfield; two great-grandchildren, Jason (Julie) Davis and Heather (Shawn) Olson; and great-great-granddaughter, Alisha Olson.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Jan. 27, 1967; her parents; a brother, Irvin; and a sister, Edna.



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