Eileen A. Weigert, 81, Oshkosh, a Stevens Point native, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2001, at Mercy Medical Center in Oshkosh.
Private services will be held at St. Peter Catholic Church in Oshkosh. A time of remembering will be scheduled at a later date. Burial of cremains will be on the Weigert family plot in Marinette.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established.
The Seefeld Family of Funeral Chapels in Oshkosh assisted the family with arrangements.
Mrs. Weigert was born April 4, 1919, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Peter and Martha (Pallasch) Rose.
She attended schools here and received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She also attended UW-Oshkosh.
She taught at high schools in Owen, Columbus and Milwaukee.
She was married to Lee F. Weigert on April 27, 1946, at St. John Cathedral in Milwaukee.
They moved to Oshkosh in 1954. They were honored by the Oshkosh Landmarks Commission and the Winnebago County Historical and Archeological Society for presenting more than 200 slide lecture programs on Oshkosh history. They were charter members of the Oshkosh Volunteers for Preservation.
She was a member of the Oshkosh Area and State Retired Educators, Aquinas Club of St. Peter’s and St. Peter Parish. She played piano with the “Big Band” and the Bethel Home.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Steve, Menasha, and Jim, Ripon; one daughter, Rosemary (Jerry) Carter, Candler, N.C.; three sisters, Betty Lintner, Phoenix, Ariz., Margaret (Robert) Loomans, West Bend, and Madelyn Rose, Ventura, Calif.; and three grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother and two sisters.