Esther J. <I>Koenig</I> Haag

Esther J. Koenig Haag

Primrose, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 20 Feb 2014 (aged 80)
Fitchburg, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Daleyville, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 125440617 · View Source
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Esther J. Haag, age 80 of Mt. Horeb, WI died on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at Agrace HospiceCare.

She was born on May 2, 1933 in Primrose Township, WI to Joseph Jacob and Marie Cecelia (Lang) Koenig.

Esther worked at Kalscheur's Grocery Store. Fishing was a favorite hobby along with crocheting afghans for the grandchildren. She loved to garden, collect salt and pepper shakers, tend flowers, make crafts, cook and bake. She also volunteered for RSVP meal program.

On May 14, 1956, she was united in marriage to LeRoy A. Haag, Sr.. Through their 56 years of marriage, they farmed together and raised their three children. LeRoy died on July 1, 2012.

She was a life-long member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church and of its Council of Catholic Women where she taught Sunday school for many years and served on many committees at church.

Survivors include her children: Lee (Katie) Haag

Evonne (Vern) Martin, both of Mt. Horeb;

a nephew who was like a son: Anthony (Danielle) Koenig of Mt. Horeb;

nine grandchildren: Amanda, David (Danielle) , Anna, Jeremy (Jenn), Lynette (Patricio), Sean,

Andrew, Troy, and Luke;

a great-grandson: Sam; a sister: Ruth (Bob) Shipp of Rhinelander;

three sisters-in-law: Mary Jo Koenig; Leona (Wayne) Syvrud both of Mt. Horeb; and Marie Buttchen of Blue Mounds, other relatives, and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her son, Larry, in 1978; her husband, her brother: Ben Koenig.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at HOLY REDEEMER CATHOLIC CHURCH, 10070 Spring Valley Road, Perry Township, WI, with the Very Rev. Richard Heilman, VF officiating. Burial will be at Holy Redeemer Catholic Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3:00 - 8:00 pm on Monday, March 3, 2014 at ELLESTAD CAMACHO FUNERAL HOME, 500 N. 8th Street, Mt. Horeb, WI. The family would like to thank the staff at Ingleside Nursing Home for the care and support of Esther, also the staff of Agrace HospiceCare for making Esther's end of life journey a peaceful one.

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  • Created by: Bonita Tollefson Guarino
  • Added: 21 Feb 2014
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