Irmgard “Irmie” M. Quade, age 94 of rural Randolph, passed away on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at the Markesan Resident Home.
Irmgard was born on July 17, 1922 in the town of Herman, Dodge County, daughter of Gerhardt and Martha (Christian) Quandt. A graduate of Beaver Dam High School, Irmgard worked at Campbell’s Department Store, Bear Brand Hoisery and Yellow Truck Line Inc. all in Beaver Dam. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, entertaining and playing cards. She actively pursued following a healthy lifestyle by incorporating homemade healthy remedies into her life. Irmgard was united in marriage to Theodore L. Quade Sr. on October 22, 1955, and her greatest joy in life was raising their children and grandchildren. Irmgard was acharter member of Faith Lutheran Church, where she was active with the Ladies of Faith, sang in the choir and taught Sunday School. She was also a member of County Line Homemaker Club.
Irmgard is survived by her children, Ted (Georgine) Quade of Waukesha, Kent (June) Quade of Randolph and Marla (John) Scheberl of Fond du Lac; her grandchildren, Nathan (Kelly) Quade, Rachel (Jake) Kearns, Samantha (Andy) Dolgner, Joe Quade, Alex Scheberl, Kyle (Jessi) Scheberl, Luke (Jenny) Scheberl; 11 great-grandchildren; and further survived by nieces, nephew, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Theodore; her brothers, Alvin (Eldoris) and Melvin(in infancy); brother and sister in-laws, Quentin(Miranda) Quade and Bernadine(Rodney) Blochwitzand other relatives.
Visitation for Irmgard will be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at Faith Lutheran Church, N1529 Hwy 73, Markesan from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Revs. Matthew Ude andMark Bernthal will officiate. Burial will take place at Lake Maria Cemetery, town of Manchester.
Cornerstone Funeral & Cremation Services, 181 S. Main St., Markesan is honored to be serving the family. You may send private online condolences or sign the family’s guest book at www.cstonefs.com