Elda M. Leisemann, 92, a resident of the Golden Living Center in Beaver Dam and formerly of Reeseville passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Reeseville with the Rev. Matthew Martin officiating. A visitation will also be held on Friday from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the church. Interment will take place at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Reeseville, WI.
Elda Marie was born the daughter of Charles and Hattie (Braatz) Wille on February 7, 1921 in Dodge County, WI. She was married to Carl Leisemann on May 26, 1940 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Reeseville. Elda along with her husband Carl farmed on their family farm in Reeseville for many years. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Reeseville. Elda enjoyed taking care of her home as well as sewing and gardening.
Elda is survived by her sons: Larry (Donna) Leisemann of Fond du Lac and Kim Leisemann of Reeseville; her former daughter-in-law, Lu-C Leisemann of Watertown; six grandchildren: Justin (Jess) Leisemann, Rachel (Matt) Immel, Leanne (A.J.) Powers, Josh Leisemann, Jason Leisemann and Adam Leisemann; one step-great grandchild, Kylie; and further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Carl in 1995, her son, Jerold in 2013, her brothers: Arnold and Lester Wille, and her sister, Erna Kranz.
Memorials may be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church in Reeseville.
Koepsell-Zeidler Funeral and Cremation Services in Columbus is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.zeidlerfuneralhome.com.