Cecilia “Celie” M. Frigge (nee Schickert) age 97, was born to eternal life on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 in Hubertus, WI. She was born on September 11, 1922 in Hubertus to Andrew and Margaret (nee Hennes) Schickert. Celie met Herbie at her family’s general store, Schickert’s, in downtown Hubertus. They later married on June 14th, 1941, together raising 5 children. After retiring in 1982 Herbie and Celie enjoyed traveling and being with their family. Celie also cherished her puppies.
Celie is survived by her 5 adoring children, Carol (Gene) Neuburg of West Bend, Richard (Bertha) Frigge of MT, Sandy (Paul) Nordvall of Richfield, Daniel (Sheila) Frigge of Hartford and Sherry Frigge of Chicago. She is further survived by 16 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren with number 3 on the way and her sister Viola Schmitt. She will be further missed by nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.
Celie is preceded in death by her loving husband, Herbie, parents, 2 brothers and a sister.
Visitation from 5:00PM until 7:00PM on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church (1200 St. Gabriel Way Hubertus, WI). A visitation will be from 11:00AM until 12:45PM on Friday, February 7, 2020 at St. Gabriel Catholic Church with Mass of Christian Burial at 1:00PM with Fr. Timothy C. Bickel presiding. Rite of Christian Burial will take place following Mass at St. Hubert’s Cemetery in Hubertus.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Gabriel Catholic Church or School.
A special thank you to Julie and Amber her exceptional caregivers; Gail, Vicki and Rob her caring neighbors and to staff of Vitas Hospice for being instrumental and helpful during this transitional time.