1915 - 2004
F. Engelhart, 88, of Watertown, formerly of 506 S.
Third St., Watertown, died
A Mass of Christian burial was held at St. Henry’s Catholic Church with the Rev. Bernard Rott officiating. Burial was in St. Henry’s Cemetery.
Joseph attended Fairview Country School in Grellton. He served his country in the United States Army Infantry during World War II and had been employed at Brandt Automatic Cashier in Watertown from 1944 until retiring in 1978.
Joseph was a member of St. Henry’s and its former Holy Name Society. He was also a member of American Legion Post No. 189 of Watertown, the 40 et 8, Watertown Senior Center and the machinists union.
Joe enjoyed creating small craft projects and was an avid woodworker all of his life.
Wife Evelyn Engelhart, Watertown
Daughter Sister Dianne, School Sisters of
Notre Dame in Milwaukee
Daughter Darlene (Russell) Bushie, Watertown
Daughter Deloris (Todd) Griep, Watertown
Son DuWayne (Debra) Engelhart, Alexandria, Va.
Son Donald (Jane) Engelhart, Madison
Son Darrell Engelhart, Watertown
Stepsister Genevieve Langer, Arvada, Colo.
PRECEDED IN DEATH:
Brother Bernard Engelhart
Evelyn M. Engelhart
1941 - 2016
Son of William and Mary Weber
Evelyn M. Engelhart, 93, of Watertown, passed away on Sunday, May 1, 2016, at Golden LivingCenter in Watertown.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. at St. Henry Catholic Church in Watertown with Father Scott Jablonski officiating. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Family and friends may call to pay their respects at the church on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.
Evelyn Mathilda Weber was born on Dec. 31, 1922, in Farmington, the daughter of William and Mary (nee Frodl) Weber. On June 17, 1944, she married Joseph Engelhart at St. Henry Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on June 1, 2004. Evelyn was a member of St. Henry Catholic Church in Watertown. Her whole life was dedicated to her family. Evelyn loved to sew, crochet and bake.
Evelyn is survived by three sons, DuWayne (Choonin) Engelhart of Maryland, Donald (Jane) Engelhart of Madison and Darrell Engelhart of Watertown; three daughters, Diane Marie Engelhart of Milwaukee, Darlene (Russell) Bushie of Watertown and Deloris (Todd) Griep of Watertown; as well as three grandchildren, Greta, Benjamin and William. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Mary; husband, Joseph; four brothers, Herbert, Leroy, Robert and Clarence; as well as two sisters, Dorothy Milter and Estella Riedl.
The family would like to give a special thank-you to Golden LivingCenter and Rainbow Hospice for the wonderful care they provided to Evelyn.
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