Barbara J. Birkholz

Barbara J. Birkholz, 67, of Fond du Lac, died Friday, December 24, 2021 at her residence.  She was born September 4, 1954 in Fond du Lac, the daughter of Edward and Hildegarde (Schneider) Birkholz.  Barb worked at Brooke Industries for a couple of years, had a paper route, and babysat. She lived with her mother and provided assistance for her in her final years. She was a member of Holy Family Parish and served as a Eucharistic Minister and Usher at Sacred Heart Church.  Barb had a love for her dogs, Pepper, Sandy, Dexter, and Barney.

She is survived by her sister, Diane Harvey of Fond du Lac; two aunts, Elizabeth Cline of Evanston, IL and Virginia Berendes of Raleigh, NC; many cousins and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

The visitation will be held Tuesday, January 4, 2022 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Holy Angel’s Cemetery in West Bend.

The family extends a special thank you to Agnesian Hospice nurses Emily and Nicole and to the caregivers from Comfort Keepers especially Chyanne and Kimberly for the care and compassion given to Barb.

Services are in the care of Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 North Park Avenue, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. Additional information and guestbook can be found at