Ida M. Beduhn (nee Koehler), age 98, passed away on Sunday December 22, 2019 in West Bend. She was born on August 13, 1921 in Shawano, WI to Albert and Marie (nee Katschor) Koehler. Ida was raised in West Allis and graduated from West Allis High School Class of 1939. On January 27, 1943, Ida married Glen A. Beduhn in Wichita Falls, Texas. After marriage, the couple lived in Palmyra and Mukwonago, and later moved to West Bend in 1957. She was a tele typist and clerk for Sears in West Bend for over 20 years, retiring in 1982.
Ida is survived by her children, Paul (Mary), James and Glennis (Gary) Ziegelbauer, 8 grandchildren; Paula (John) Thiel, Jed (Lesley), Andrea (Peter) Sardina, Scott (Kathy), Jon, Amanda (Derek) Hackbarth, Barbara and Michael, 12 great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Ida was preceded in death by her parents, infant son Gary, daughter-in-law Edna “Eddy, and her husband Glen.
A Memorial Service for Ida will be held at 11:30am on Saturday March 28th at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W Paradise Dr. West Bend WI 53095) with Pastor Eric Kirkegaard presiding. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10:30am until 11:15am. Final place of rest will be at Washington County Memorial Park.
Memorials to the charity of your choice are appreciated.