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Germaine Menzer

Germaine "Judy" Menzer, 85, of Sheboygan passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Sharon Richardson Community Hospice.

Born April 23, 1933 in Green Bay, WI. Judy was a daughter of the late Leo and Mary Nienhaus. On October 30, 1954, she was united in marriage to Waldemar Menzer at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sheboygan. Waldemar preceded her in death on January 24, 2015.

They made their home in Sheboygan where Judy was a loving homemaker and wife while raising their four sons. Judy was an avid book reader, often passing books to others. She enjoyed listening to Christian and country music. Judy was well loved by the many relatives and friends that visited her and Wally. She looked forward to the annual family reunions. In their retirement Wally and Judy enjoyed many trips traveling to visit family. Judy very much appreciated sharing past memories when her sister Delores Lemke came to visit.

She is survived by her children, Michael Menzer and his children, Aaron (Laura) and Tyler (Emma); Mark Menzer and his children, Joel and Megan; Paul and April Menzer and their children, Jordan and Cody Menzer, all of Marietta, GA; daughter-in-law Tanya Menzer, Russellville, KY and her daughter Jennifer Menzer, Republic, MO; her brother, Earl (Cindy) Greenleaf, WI; sisters, Delores Lemke, Pulaski WI, Irene Titel, Monson MA; and sister-in-law, Wilma Spindler, Bloomington, MN; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Besides her parents Leo and Mary, she was preceded in death by her husband, Waldemar; son, Scott Menzer (Tanya); daughter-in-law, Amy Menzer (Michael); her brothers, Clarence Nienhaus, Donald Nienhaus and William Nienhaus.

Funeral services for Judy will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 23, 2018 at the Olson Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 1132 Superior Avenue. The Rev. Berg will officiate. Family and friends are welcome at the funeral home on Monday from 2:30 p.m. until the time of service.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff of Sharon Richardson Community Hospice for all of their loving care and support.

A memorial fund has been established in her name.

The Olson Funeral Home & Cremation Service has been entrusted with Judy's arrangements.

Services Rendered by: Olson Funeral Home and Cremation Services

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