|Birth: ||Aug. 2, 1927|
|Death: ||Dec. 21, 1994|
Hewitt -- Mrs. Geraldine C. (Wilbur L.) Federwitz, 67, Hewitt, died at 7:05 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 21, 1994, at her home.
Private memorial services will be held at Rembs/Kundinger Chapel on Friday. The Rev. T. P. Bradtke, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Hewitt, will officiate. Music will be provided by Mrs. Bonnie Carpenter, who will be soloist and guitarist.
She was born Aug. 2, 1927, in Marshfield, to George and Leona (Allain) Welk. She attended Marshfield schools.
She was married to Wilbur L. Federwitz July 16, 1949, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Hewitt. She was a resident of Marshfield and the Hewitt area her entire life. The couple resided in Hewitt after their marriage.
Geraldine and her husband were both active in the Marshfield Jaycees, as well as the state and national Jaycee levels. They were also active in Lutheran Laymans League, Camp Luther at Three Lakes, and numerous organizations in this area. For the past 16 years, up until the time of her death, she assisted her daughter, Carol, in the operation of Real Pizza in Marshfield.
In May of 1994, Geraldine and her husband were recognized by the Visitors & Promotion Bureau of the city of Marshfield for their exceptional performance in promoting the city's tourism industry.
Being very artistic, Geraldine also had a love for gardening and always opened her home to everyone.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Hewitt.
She is survived by her husband; a son; two daughters; a grandson; a twin sister, and another sister; two brothers; and a sister-in-law.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by two brothers, Charles and Robert Welk.
Marshfield (Wisconsin) News-Herald, Thursday, December 22, 1994
George Welk (1898 - 1958)
Leona Helen Allain Welk (1900 - 1985)
Geraldine Caroline Welk Federwitz (1927 - 1994)
Charles K Welk (1940 - 1959)*
Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 04, 2012
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