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In Memory of

Esther Edna Ehn

July 30, 1921 - February 29, 2012

Obituary


Esther E. Ehn, 90, of Winter, WI passed away Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, WI after a short illness.

Esther Edna Rohde was born July 30, 1921 in Chicago, IL, to John and Augustina (Streich) Rohde. She attended high school in Chicago. On July 19, 1941 Esther was joined in marriage to Leonard A. Ehn. After 10 years of marriage, they moved to Winter, WI in 1951 and operated an auto body shop.

Both Esther and Leonard were Lifetime Members of the Winter VFW; she was also...

Esther E. Ehn, 90, of Winter, WI passed away Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, WI after a short illness.

Esther Edna Rohde was born July 30, 1921 in Chicago, IL, to John and Augustina (Streich) Rohde. She attended high school in Chicago. On July 19, 1941 Esther was joined in marriage to Leonard A. Ehn. After 10 years of marriage, they moved to Winter, WI in 1951 and operated an auto body shop.

Both Esther and Leonard were Lifetime Members of the Winter VFW; she was also a member of Winter Zion Luther Church.

Esther will be greatly missed by all those who had the opportunity to know her. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Flower gardening, sewing, reading and spending time with her family, especially her great grandchildren were the things the Esther enjoyed the most.

Esther is survived by her children Richard (Jan) Ehn, James Ehn and Janet (Steve) Reese all of Winter: grandchildren Kim, Barb, Shane, Jason, Brian, Bradley, Carrie and Brent; and also nine great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Leonard; brothers Otto and Elmer Rohde; sister Hertha Heyer.


Services for Esther will be at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, March 3 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Winter, WI. There will be a visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the spring at the Winter Cemetery.