Ida S. Duerr(1927 - 2013)

Duerr, Ida S.

Ida S. Duerr, age 85 of Marshfield, entered eternal life Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Ministry St Josephs Hospital in Marshfield. Funeral Services will be held 11:00AM, Friday, April 19, 2013 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Marshfield. The Rev Chris Schwanz will officiate. Visitation will be held from 5:00PM until 8:00PM Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the Hansen-Schilling Funeral Home (1010 E. Veterans Parkway) in Marshfield and again from 10:00AM until the time of service at the Church on Friday.

Ida was born September 30, 1927 in the town of Goodrich in Taylor County, the daughter of Louis and Frances (Budja) Zinkowich. She attended a country school in Marathon County.

On December 30, 1944 in Wausau, Wisconsin, Ida Zinkowich was united in marriage to Roy Duerr. Ida was employed at Karau's Supermarket for over 42 years and at the time of retirement was the manager in the produce department.

Ida was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, a member of the Eagles Auxiliary, and also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary for VFW Post 1866 in Marshfield. Ida enjoyed golfing, bowling, camping, gambling at the casino and playing cards. Those that knew her best will miss her warm spirit, quick wit, and her love of Family.

She is lovingly survived by her husband, Roy Duerr of Marshfield; her daughter, Pamela Jirschele (special friend Tom Cooper) of Marshfield; grandchildren, Gaelba (Jenny) Jirschele and their children Carsten and Kaeson; Samuel (Jessica) Jirschele and their child Jaxson; all of Marshfield. She is further survived by her siblings, John (Carol) Zinkowich of Athens and Josephine Sommers of Stratford. She is also survived by daughter-in-law, Avril Duerr of Houston, TX and sister-in-law, Martha Zinkowich of Athens, WI. She will truly be missed.

Her parents, Louis and Frances; a son, Ronald Duerr, son-in-law, David Jirschele; as well as siblings, Frances, Anne, Mary, Toni, Tena, Frank, Louis, Joe, Fritz, and Eddie all preceded Ida in death.

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Published in the Marshfield News Herald on Apr. 18, 2013