Alice E. Zuleger, age 90, of Horicon, died on Sunday, June 26, 2011 at Clearview Nursing and Rehab Center in Juneau.
The visitation will be at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon on Wednesday, July 6, 2011 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM. The funeral service will follow at the church on Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Rev. Mark Hasty officiating. Burial will be at Oakhill Cemetery in Horicon.
The former Alice Erna Spiegelberg was born on May 19, 1921 in the Town of Clyman, Dodge County, Wisconsin to Otto and Emma (Mathwig) Spiegelberg. On January 27, 1940 she was united in marriage with Howard S. Zulegar. Alice cooked for the Horicon Public Schools for a few years, but her main job was being a devoted farmer”s wife and mother. She even ran the family farm for a number of years while her husband was sick with polio. Alice loved to cook and bake. She enjoyed gardening and raising her chickens. Many referred to her as the “egg lady”. Alice loved children and would always find something to admire in every child that was around her. She was a member of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church.
Survivors are her daughter, Janet (Duane) Ewert of Horicon, grandchildren, JoAnn Gensch (Rich Kozora) of Mauston, Kim (Scott) Salemi of Janesville, and Brian (Cheryl) Ewert of Waupun, great grandchildren, Dustin and Matthew Gensch, Haleigh and Kade Salemi, Brayden Zubke and Ava Ewert, step great grandchildren, Devin and Cassidy Geschke, a sister, Minnie Ewert of Milwaukee, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three brothers, one half brother, one sister and one half sister.
The family suggests that memorials be made in Alice Zuleger”s name to Zion Ev. Lutheran Church or to the Alzheimer”s Association.
The Murray Funeral Home, 716 Clinton St. in Horicon, is caring for the family. To leave online condolences or for directions and other information, please view our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Wednesday, July 6th, 2011, 10:00am – 11:00am, Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon
Wednesday, July 6th, 2011, 11:00am, Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Horicon
Oak Hill Cemetery-Horicon