Angeline Bruendl, 97, West Bend

January 30, 2018 GMT

Angeline Bruendl, 97, West Bend, entered her heavenly home Jan. 25, 2018, at The Kathy Hospice in the town of Polk.

Angeline was born Oct. 2, 1920, in the town of Calamus, to the late Raymond and Mary (nee Popa) Tadych and on Oct. 2, 1941, she was united in marriage to Alvin Bruendl at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Beaver Dam. Alvin preceded Angeline in death on April 16, 2012.

Angeline was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and caregiver. She enjoyed baking, spending time with family, and traveling with her husband Alvin. Angeline had a strong faith and was a past member of the Christian Mothers at St. Mary’s in West Bend.

Those Angeline leaves behind to cherish her memory include her daughter, Kathleen (David Ritter) Vaughan of West Bend; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Stan (Carol) Tadych of Beaver Dam; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband and parents, Angeline was preceded in death by her children, Patricia (Elroy) Arndt and Ronald Bruendl; a son-in-law, James Vaughan; a sister, Margie (Eddie) Fabert; two brothers-in-law, George (Marcella & Ann) Bruendl and Viol (Carol) Bruendl; two sisters-in-law, Florence (Vic) Wollner and Lorraine (Earl) Zimdars, and her parents-in-law, John and Mary Bruendl.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at noon, on Tuesday, Jan. 30, at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception, 1610 Monroe St., in West Bend with the Rev. Pat Wendt officiating. Entombment will follow the Mass at Shrine of Rest Mausoleum in Fond du Lac.

The Bruendl family will greet relatives and friends at the church Tuesday from 11 a.m. until the time of Mass.

The family extends their heartfelt appreciation to Dr. Herdrich, St. Joseph’s Hospital, The Kathy Hospice, and the staff at Tri-Manor for the wonderful care they provided to Angeline. A special thanks to Fr. Pat, Fr. Nate, Mrs. Dolores Palash, and her son Steve Palash for the many visits they had to see Angeline.

Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Angeline’s arrangements. Additional information and guest book may be found at www.myrhum-patten.com.