|Birth: ||Jul. 4, 1914|
|Death: ||May 15, 2009|
Katie, age 94, passed away on Friday. Katie was born to Adam & Julia (Werla) Bong. She was united in marriage to Mathias "Math" Ballweg on Oct. 29, 1935, at St. Norbert's Catholic Church in Roxbury. They farmed in the Town of Springfield for many years and enjoyed 62 years of marriage until Math's death on Jan. 9, 1998. Katie is survived by her children and grandchildren; Lloyd (Darlene) Ballweg of Belleville, WI, and their children, Brian (Vicki) Ballweg of Poynette, WI, Tim (Kim) Ballweg of Verona, WI, Michael (friend, Dawn) of Oregon, and Lisa (Ron) Wallom of Belleville; David (Rosie) Ballweg of Middleton, WI, and their children, Karen (Jamie) Geschke of Mequon, WI, Nancy (Ben) Gillmore of Holmen, WI, and Jenny (Kevin) Piette of Waunakee, WI; Jane of Waunakee, and her daughter, Jill (Fred) Ballweg-Zimbric of Wylie, Texas; Barbara (George) Dorn of Lodi, WI, and their children, Jacqueline (Ken) Smith of Baraboo, WI, and Jeffrey (fiance, Heidi) Dorn of Mesa, Ariz.; 21 great-grandchildren; her sisters-in-law, Margaret Bong, Ethel Ballweg and Margaret Ballweg, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Mary Ballweg; her brothers, Frank, John, Norbert, and Eddie Bong; and a grandson, Mark Ballweg. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Peter's Catholic Church, Ashton, with Father Bud Hollfelder presiding. Burial followed in St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery. Katie will be remembered as an excellent cook and baker (especially pies), a quilter, euchre and solo player, vegetable gardener, strawberry grower, and lover of flowers.
Mathias J Ballweg (1902 - 1998)*
Saint Peters Cemetery
Created by: Kathy (Weller) Medick
Record added: May 22, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37369662