Vergeana “Jean” Bohnert, 92, of Waupun, died Saturday, June 10, 2017 at The Christian Home in Waupun.
Jean was born April 23, 1925 in Rogersville, WI the daughter of Elmer and Edith Winke McNeil. On November 21, 1948 she married Alfred Bohnert in Rogersville. The couple resided in Waupun all their married lives. Jean was an active member of Immanuel Lutheran Church her entire adult life. She taught Sunday School and the Bethel Bible course. She was a Bible study leader for Immanuel Lutheran Women, and enjoyed quilting with them. She loved the Lord and her church family. Jean worked in housekeeping at Trails End Motel in Waupun, and was custodian at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waupun with her husband, Alfred for 20 years.
Jean is survived by a son, Jerry (Barbara) Bohnert of Waupun; a daughter, Kristine Bohnert of Spanaway, WA; two grandchildren: Josh (Tiffany) Bohnert and Katie (Art) Garcia; three great-grandchildren: Devan and Hayden Garcia and Ainsley Bohnert; a sister-in-law; and many nieces and nephews.
Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred; a daughter, Katherine Bohnert; two sisters; and her parents.
Funeral services for Jean Bohnert will be held Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12 noon at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waupun with Rev. Jeff Nicla officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Mound Cemetery in Waupun. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Wednesday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church or The Christian Home in Waupun.
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family. Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further information and to send condolences.