Cecelia Baier Obituary

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Cecelia R. Baier

October 29, 1924 - December 24, 2013
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Cecelia R. Baier, (nee Lennartz) Longtime resident of Menomonee Falls. Age 89. Born October 29, 1924. Born to Eternal Life December 24, 2013. Beloved wife of the late William E. Baier for 59 1/2 years. Dear mother of Barbara (Paul) Berndt, Stephen (JoAnne) Baier and David (Lisa) Baier. Dear grandmother of Sara (David) Kohls, Scott Berndt, Nicholas (fiancee Antoinette), Alex (fiancee Lauren), Joshua, Monica and Jamie Baier. Dear great-grandmother of Emma Kohls. Special thanks to the residents of Villa Vista Condominiums for their friendship and support of Cecelia. Cecelia was born and raised in a farmhouse in Cedarburg and...
Cecelia R. Baier, (nee Lennartz) Longtime resident of Menomonee Falls. Age 89. Born October 29, 1924. Born to Eternal Life December 24, 2013. Beloved wife of the late William E. Baier for 59 1/2 years. Dear mother of Barbara (Paul) Berndt, Stephen (JoAnne) Baier and David (Lisa) Baier. Dear grandmother of Sara (David) Kohls, Scott Berndt, Nicholas (fiancee Antoinette), Alex (fiancee Lauren), Joshua, Monica and Jamie Baier. Dear great-grandmother of Emma Kohls. Special thanks to the residents of Villa Vista Condominiums for their friendship and support of Cecelia.

Cecelia was born and raised in a farmhouse in Cedarburg and attended Cedarburg High School. She then received a teaching certificate from Sheboygan Falls Normal School and taught for 2 years in the Ozaukee Co. School District in a one room schoolhouse. Following teaching, she worked for Wisconsin Bell for 4 years where she met her husband William. After marriage she was devoted to raising her children and providing a warm and loving home. She was an active member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Ladies of Columbus. Central to Cecelia's life were family, religion, education and travel.

Funeral Mass Monday, December 30, 11am at St. Mary Catholic Church, N89 W16297 Cleveland Ave., Menomonee Falls. Visitation Monday at the Church from 9am until time of Mass. Private entombment Resurrection Cemetery, Mequon. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, TN or to the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated.

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"The Lennartz family were neighbors of ours on 40th & Villard. I remember Simon & Clara well. They were friends of my parents. And the 2 "girls" Evelyn &..." Judy Zunker (Hollenstein) (Greendale, WI)

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