Mildred Bauerle, 91, of Julesburg, CO passed away Monday, May 6, 2013 in Julesburg. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 9th, at Austin-Tennant Funeral Home, 10 am to 6 pm. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 10th at St. Paul's Lutheran Church at 10:30am with Reverend Kurt Hatteberg officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery.
Mildred was born August 22, 1921 to Fred and Louise (Wieland) Marquardt at Champion, NE. She was the sixth of a family of nine children. Her parents moved to a farm five miles northwest of Venango, NE when she was five. She attended county school District #73 near her home. Mildred was baptized on Sept 11, 1921.
On November 24, 1938, Mildred was united in marriage to Albert Bauerle at her parent's home in Sedgwick County. They lived on a farm south of Venango until 1945. In 1941, they purchased a farm of their own sixteen miles southeast of Julesburg. To this union two children were born. Eugene Albert was born May 6, 1941 and Karolyn Louise joined the family on October 8, 1946.
In December 1973 Albert and Mildred moved to their new home in Julesburg, CO upon retiring from their farm. Mildred enjoyed the farm life and especially enjoyed being with her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert, in 1992. Also preceding her in death were a sister, Hilda Benker and brothers Oscar, Elmer, Arthur, Herman and Herbert.
Mildred is survived by a sister, Elsie Pirrie of Utica, NE and brother Marvin (Loraine) of Venango, NE; Son Gene Bauerle (Dee) of Julesburg and Karolyn (Richard) Radke of Brush, CO. Seven Grandchildren, thirteen Great-Grandchildren and many friends and relatives.
Memorials may be made in Mildred's name to St. Paul's Lutheran Church of Julesburg or Sedgwick County Nursing Home. Austin-Tennant Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.