Barbara Retzer

Barbara E. Retzer (Kahn)

Thursday, August 9th, 1934 - Wednesday, August 26th, 2020
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Barbara Retzer

Age 86 passed away peacefully in her sleep at Vista Pointe Assisted Living in Menomonee Falls, WI on August 26, 2020. She is survived by her husband Richard “Dick” Retzer, sons Drew and Ross, sisters-in-law Dorothy Wedemeyer and Charlene Bartlett, and numerous nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by her siblings Jeanie Reinke, Mardelle “Mickey” Brunow, Ida “Connie” Bender-Helm, Richard “Dicky”, niece Kelly (Kahn), and her dear old Siamese “KK”.

Barbara was born August 9, 1934 to Russel and Alice Kahn. She was dedicated to the children of MPS as a teacher’s aide for many decades and was an active member of Sherman Park Lutheran Church. She was born to serve others and will be dearly missed. Special thanks to the staff at Vista Pointe for their kind care.

A memorial gathering will be held Wednesday, September 2 from 12:30-2:30 PM at Schramka Funeral Home, 13220 W. Capitol Dr, Brookfield. Interment Pinelawn Memorial Park.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 | 12:30pm - 2:30pm
    Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 12:30pm - 2:30pm
    Schramka Funeral Home
    13220 W Capitol Dr
    Brookfield, WI 53005
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  • Interment

    Pinelawn Memorial Park
    10700 West Capitol Drive
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
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The Kolberg Family

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In loving memory of a neighborhood Mom, Mrs. Retzer. She treated all of us as her own.
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Teri Swenson

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Drew Retzer Posted at 07:55pm

Thanks for the pics Teri,especially like everyone at Grandmas house.It brought back so many good memories.

Teri Swenson

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