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Shirley L. Wittenauer

Shirley L.  Wittenauer, nee Einwich, 88, of Waterloo, Illinois, died March 24, 2017, in Waterloo, IL. She was born February 11, 1929, in Waterloo, IL.

    She is survived by her children Donna (Ronald) Solich, Debbie Kuergeleis (Dale Aycock), Dina (Brian) Nobbe, & Duane (Christy) Brinkmann; grandchildren Becky (Jay) Godfrey; Kelly (Chris) Black; Doug Nobbe (Eleni Gerontes); Dan (Michelle) Kuergeleis; Mark Kuergeleis (Kristy Yearian), Renee Solich (Jake King), Katelyn Brinkmann, Nick Brinkmann, & Mary Brinkmann; numerous great grandchildren; step children; sisters-in-law; brothers-in-law; nieces; nephews; & cousins.

    She is preceded in death by her parents Edward & Edna (nee Lange) Einwich; 1st husband Leroy W. Brinkmann; 2nd husband Delbert P. Wittenauer; sons Dennis & David Brinkmann; sisters Gladys Ann Einwich & Mabel Stockel; & son-in-law James Kuergeleis.

    Shirley was a member of SS Peter & Paul Church - Waterloo.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Family Wishes

    4 PM to 8 PM Monday, March 27, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home 

    7 PM Monday, March 27, 2017 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
        Rev. Sebastian Ukoh, C.M. officiating
    Private family burial will be held.

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I am so very sorry for your loss! Shirley was a great woman and will be missed by so many. Thinking of you all during this very difficult time.

Lisa Riebeling & family Mar 29 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Mar 27 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Your mom was an amazing lady!

Dena Rudloff Yearian Mar 27 2017 12:00 AM

Our deepest and sincere sympathy to all families. We met Shirley when Dan Kelley farmed with Leroy. She was a beautiful Lady.

Eileen and Chuck Curran Mar 27 2017 12:00 AM

Please accept our deepest sympathy. Shirley was a great lady and I know you have many wonderful memories. May God Bless You with Peace and comfort at this time.

Marvin and Carolyn Henry Mar 25 2017 12:00 AM

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Expression of Sympathy Mar 25 2017 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry to hear of Shirley passing, I got to know her well at Rosedale, she was a very sweet lady!! She loved her plants, we made each other laugh, I know she will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends , Rest in peace Shirley.

Janet Mooney Mar 25 2017 12:00 AM