Jewell A. Amrhein
Jewell Ann (McDonald) Amrhein, 80, passed away on Tuesday,
March 19, 2019 at Edenbrook Nursing home.
Jewell was born on October 21, 1938 in DePere, Wisconsin.
She worked for Job Service of Wisconsin for 27 years,
retiring in October of 2000. Jewell was an avid reader of paperback books and a
huge fan of any type of crime show. In Jewell’s younger years, she was an avid
dancer. Also, she had a short stint as a model for Spiegel Catalog in the 50’s.
For many years, Jewell was the
bookkeeper for Amrhein Delivery Service of Fond du Lac.
Jewell is preceded in death by her foster parents, Mr. and
Mrs. Brightenbach; a son, Greg Amrhein; siblings, Peggy (Joe) Woitula, Shirley
(Bob) Heller, Wally McDonald; longtime friend and roommate, Sandra Schramm, and
also Sandra’s Mother, Viola Schramm, whom she adored.
She is survived by two sons, Bradley Amrhein and Gary (JoAnn)
Amrhein; a sister, Janice (Jim) Redemann and very good family friend, Vonnie
The family of Jewell wishes to extend a special thank you to
the staff of Edenbrook Nursing home and Heartland Hospice for their exceptional
At Jewell’s request, cremation has taken place and there will
be no services.
Online condolences available at www.zacherlfuneralhome.com