Eileen Gerner

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Eileen R. Gerner

1930 - 2014

Eileen R. Gerner, 83, of Burlington, Wis., (Lily Lake) died Thursday morning, Jan. 23, 2014, at the Aurora Memorial Hospital of Burlington.

The former Eileen Rita Schuetz was born on Dec. 7, 1930, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of the late Henry and Helen McMahon Schhuetz. On April 11, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., Eileen was united in marriage to Robert Andrew Gerner. He preceded her in death on Oct. 12, 2000. She spent summers in Lily Lake since 1938 and moved permanently from Niles, Ill., in 1983.

Eileen worked as an accountant for Summerdale Auto Service in Chicago. She then worked for the family business at Bobs Auto Repair in Morton Grove, Ill.

Eileen was a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in New Munster, Wis. She was a former member of the Circle in Niles, Ill. She was a member of the Gargenaires Garden Club in New Munster. She was also a member of several bowling leagues. She enjoyed fishing and watching Wheel of Fortune and the Price Is Right.

Eileen is survived by one daughter, Rita Fiorito of Twin Lakes, Wis.; two sons, Michael Gerner of Overton, Nev., and Thomas Gerner of Lily Lake, Wis.; three grandchildren; two brothers, Bud (Jane) Schuetz of Romeoville, Ill., and William (Nancy) Schuetz Sr. of Chicago, Ill.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Henry Schuetz.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Monday Jan. 27, 2014, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in New Munster, Wis. Interment will be in St. Johns Cemetery in Twin Lakes. The Gerner Family will receive friends from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the Haase-Lockwood & Assoc. Funeral Home in Twin Lakes. Memorial remembrances may be made to the American 660 E. Mason St. Milwaukee, WI 53202, St. Alphonsus Catholic Church or the charity of ones choice. For online guestbook: haaselockwoodfhs.com.

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Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Jan. 25, 2014
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