Jul. 17, 1911 Cedarburg Ozaukee County Wisconsin, USA
Feb. 19, 2000
A funeral service was held Tuesday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton for Ella Ahlers, 88, who died on Feb. 19, 2009. Rev.John Suelflow officiated at he ceremony. Burial was at Zur Ruhe Cemetery in Cedarburg.
Mrs. Ahlers was born July 17, 1911, in Cedarburg, daughter of Edward and Wilhelmina (nee Gierach) Groth. She married Arnold Ahlers on June 26, 1937, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Grafton.
She worked for Power Products in Grafton for over 29 years, retiring in 1975 and was also a lifelong member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Survivors include: daughters Marlene (Roger) Garbisch of Kewaskum and Sherianne (Ronald) Wiechmann of Waterloo; sister Selma Lawrenz of Random Lake.
She is further survived by eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Arnold.