Eunice A. Brenner, 91, Reedsburg

Eunice A. Brenner, 91, Reedsburg

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REEDSBURG—Eunice A. Brenner, 91, passed away on Friday Aug. 16, 2019, at Casa de Oakes in Reedsburg.

She was born on May 27, 1928, in Reedsburg, the daughter of Arnold and Dorothea (Schlieckau) Schuette.

Eunice was united in marriage to Henry “Hank” Brenner, and spent 43 wonderful years together. They own Highway 33 Mobile Home Court, which is now The Courtyards.

After marriage, Eunice and Hank moved to New Jersey, and later to Chicago where they lived for many years. They would return to Reedsburg for the summer months, weekends and holidays to visit their family and friends.

Hank preceded Eunice in death on Jan. 11, 2007.

Eunice enjoyed working on crossword puzzles, listening to WGN Talk Radio and following the Cubs. Her favorite treat was ice cream. She had a fierce love of her family and cherished the time she spent with her four grandchildren, and her ‘grand dog,’ Molly.

She was also preceded in death by her parents; sister, Gertrude (Walter ‘Fritz’) Wilhelm; brother, Edward Schuette; and sister-in-law, Darlene Schuette.

Eunice is survived by her sons, Tom (Robin) Brenner of Reedsburg, and Jim (Linda) Brenner of Chicago; grandchildren, Colton, Tommie, Olivia and Matthew; brothers and sisters, Henry Schuette, Verlyn (Karen) Schuette, Merry Ann (Leonard) Hanusa, John Schuette, Dorothy Mae (Ed) Zobel; sister-in-law, Mary Schuette; along with many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation for Eunice Brenner will be on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019, starting at 10:30 a.m. at Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, with funeral services beginning at noon. Pastor Beth Voigt will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Memorials of flowers or donations to Casa de Oakes or The Conservation Fund,, may be made in her memory.

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