Maxine D. Ehlert

Maxine Dorothy Ehlert, age 89, of Fond du Lac died Thursday, August 16, 2018 at the Hospice Home of Hope of lung cancer. Maxine was born on May 13, 1929 in Colgate, WI. She married George Ehlert on February 18, 1950 and shared the past 68 years with her best friend. Maxine worked at Wells Manufacturing Corp. for 27 years until her retirement. She enjoyed knitting, cooking and traveling with her husband. 

Survivors include a son Maurice (Donna) Ehlert of DePere, 3 daughters Marceine (Bill) Smith of Fox Lake, Marcia (Floyd) Hanson of Winchester and Maureen (Shannon) McGilvra of Beaver Dam, a sister Sandra (Gerald) Rowe of Janesville, 7 grandchildren Lori Ehlert, Gina Ehlert, Tracy Melhorn, Joshua Stickles. Joleen Tepepa, Clay Hanson and Troy Hanson, 4 great grandchildren Eli Ehlert, Keola Melhorn, Cruz Stickles and Damian Stickles. She was preceded in death by her parents Merle and Dorothy Bauer, husband George, brother Roger Bauer and sisters Donna Goetler and Carol NcNulty. 

At Maxine’s request there will be no services. Entombment will be at Ledgeview Memorial Park, Fond du Lac. 

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