Barbara Janette (Franc) Jenschke
Barbara Janette (Franc) Jenschke, age 81, of Fond
du Lac passed away Thursday, November 19, 2015 at Hospice Home of Hope. She was
born September 2, 1943, the daughter of Harvey and Mildred (Strahl) Franc of De
Pere, WI. Barb served her country from
1954 to 1959 in the U.S. Navy and enjoyed her trips at sea to the
Mediterranean, England and Germany. On April
21, 1959 she married Eric Jenschke at St. John’s Church in De Pere, WI.
Barb enjoyed reading, writing letters to family,
friends and elected officials to express her opinions/concerns, watching Badger
Hockey, and researching family history.
Barb enjoyed spending time at the family cottage.
Barb is survived by one daughter Jacqueline
(Dennis) Ige, one son Kurt (Linda) Jenschke, granddaughters Jeannette (Tyler)
Paschen and Katharine Westphal, 3 great grandchildren and one brother, Bob. She was preceded in death by one brother
Richard (Martha) Franc. Shortly after
Barbara’s death, her husband, Eric, passed away on December 10, 2015.
Services: The family will welcome relatives and
friends of Barbara and Eric Jenschke on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at Zacherl
Funeral Home, 875 E. Division St, Fond du Lac, from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will take place in the
early Spring at Nicolet Memorial Gardens in Green Bay, WI.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Barbara’s
and Eric’s names to Hospice Home of Hope in Fond du Lac.
Thank you to the staff and volunteers at Hospice
Home of Hope for your compassionate care.
Zacherl Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the