Margaret “Peggy” Fritche, age 80, of Beaver Dam, died peacefully on Friday, August 10, 2012 at her home.
The gathering will be at St. Stephen”s Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam on Thursday, August 16, 2012 from 12:00 Noon until 1:00 PM. The memorial service will follow on Thursday at 1:00 PM with Rev. Philip Heyer officiating. There will be a gathering of friends and family following the service, at Peggy”s home.
The former Margaret Diane Best was born on July 30, 1932 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to Fred Thomas and Henrietta (Young) Best. She was united in marriage with Anton “Tony” Fritche on April 18, 1950 in the Town of Barton, Washington County, Wisconsin. Peggy was a very devoted Christian and she enjoyed cooking and baking for family and friends.
She is survived by five sons, one daughter, 19 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, three sisters, many other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a daughter and two sisters.
If desired, memorials may be made in Margaret “Peggy” Fritche”s name to St. Steven”s Lutheran Church, 300 West Street, Beaver Dam, WI 53916.
The Murray Funeral Home, 131 East Maple Avenue in Beaver Dam, is caring for the family. To leave condolences, for directions, or for other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Thursday, August 16th, 2012, 12:00pm – 1:00pm, St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church-Beaver Dam
Thursday, August 16th, 2012, 1:00pm, St. Stephen’s Ev. Lutheran Church-Beaver Dam
Oakwood Cemetery-Beaver Dam